Department of Surgery

Curriculum


Clinical Rotations

PGY-1 : Six months general surgery, three months trauma/critical care, two months vascular/thoracic surgery, one month transplant surgery

PGY 2: Six months general surgery, two months pediatric surgery, two months SICU, two months breast surgery

PGY-3 : Eight months general surgery, four months trauma/critical care

PGY-4 : Eight months general surgery, two months vascular/thoracic surgery, two months transplant surgery

PGY-5 : 12 months of general surgery

Curriculum

 All Sites
 Thursday AM

  • Morbidity and Mortality
  • Multidisciplinary Trauma Conference
  • SCORE: weekly lectures by our residents with faculty member guidance

Every Month: Journal Club

Tumor board: Once a month multidisciplinary conference led by our Surgical Oncologists

 VA
 Truman Medical Center
Wednesday 1:15

  • Morbidity and Mortality
  • Preop Case Conference

Wednesday 4:00

  • Tumor Board
Monday 1:15

  • Trauma Rounds

Wednesday 1:15

  • GI Tumor Board

Thursday 1:15

  • Breast Tumor Board