The general surgery residency program is a five-year clinical program. Six categorical PGY-1 residents are matched through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).
We accept applications through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Foreign medical graduates must hold a valid Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certificate.
General surgery residency applicants must have passed both Step 1 and Step 2 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) to be eligible for entry into our program.
- Common Application Form
- Curriculum Vitae
- Personal Statement
- Medical School Transcript
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Transcripts (Step 1 required and Step 2 preferred prior to extending an interview offer)
- ECFMG Status Report (foreign medical graduates only)
Deadline for applications is Nov. 1.
After a thorough review by the admissions committee, an email notification is sent to applicants who will be invited to interview with our program.
November 2, 2019
November 9, 2019
November 16, 2019
December 7, 2019
Saturday: Interview Day
7:30 to 8:30 a.m. – Arrival, breakfast and program presentation with Program Director J. Scott Thomas, MD
8:30 to 9:45 a.m. – Interviews – Group A
8:30 to 9:45 a.m. – Tour of the hospital – Group B
10 to 11:15 a.m. – Interviews – Group B
10 to 11:15 a.m. – Tour of the hospital – Group A
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Lunch with residents and attendings