The Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program is an unopposed, ACGME-accredited, community program based in the largest hospital in south Mississippi. The hospital has 547 beds and a catchment area of over 450,000 patients. It is partnered with the Hattiesburg Clinic, the largest multi-specialty physician group in Mississippi.
Nicknamed the Hub City, Hattiesburg is centrally located between New Orleans, LA; Jackson, MS; Gulfport/Biloxi, MS; and Mobile, AL. It is home to a vibrant culture, diverse economy, high quality of life, and a world of opportunity.
Covering a tri-county area in south Mississippi, the greater Hattiesburg area has a population of around 150,000, offering a mix of big city advantages with small town charm.