Academic Affairs: Education and Research at Baystate Medical Center

Advancing the Health of Our Community Through Education and Research

Baystate Medical Center, the only academic medical center in western Massachusetts, is the western campus of Tufts University School of Medicine.

July 2014 Baystate Nurse Residency

Nurse Residency's First Graduating Class

Baystate's year-old Nurse Residency Program graduated its first class of 12 residents on July 2, 2014.

  • The 12-month program hires new BSN graduates into open nursing positions at Baystate three times a year in March, July and September. 
  • Applications have almost doubled from approximately 400 to 700 in the first two rounds.

More information and how to apply to Nurse Residency Program.

Education Programs

More information on our education programs.

Research Activity

  • 400+ faculty involved in basic, translational and clinical research
  • Nationally-recognized research center in quality of care
  • Some $16 million annually in sponsored research from the National Institutes of Health and other funding agencies

More information about our research activities


Contact Information

Division of Academic Affairs
413.794.5580

Education and Research Programs
Phone numbers and email addresses, see Contact Us