Living in Detroit
Detroit is a place filled with culture and ethnic diversity. There is something for everyone in the Motor City:
Detroit is home to 4 professional sport teams:
The NBA Champion Detroit Pistons, The Detroit Tigers, The Detroit Lions and the Detroit Red Wings.
The Detroit Cultural Center which includes:
The Detroit Institute of Art The Detroit Science Center and the Museum of African American History.
Not to mention:
Greek Town, The Detroit Opera House/Michigan Opera Theatre, The Fox Theatre, wonderful restaurants, casinos, plus a whole lot more.
Detroit is undergoing an extensive and successful renovation and many attractions are only a short distance from the medical center.
What are you going to do with your free time? Michigan is recognized as the Midwest's premier outdoor vacation destination with 4 recreational seasons, 99 state parks and 4 national parks. . There are more than 40 downhill ski resorts in the state and numerous trails for snow-shoeing and snowmobiling in the winter and hiking and biking in the summer. . For those who like to golf, Michigan was ranked 12th best golf destination in the world with more than 1000 golf courses.
You may not have time to play all 1000 courses during your residency, but The Children's Hospital of Michigan prides itself on ensuring residents have time to spend with their families, recreational activities and pursuing other interests outside the hospital.