Department of Surgery

Curriculum


Clinical Rotations

PGY-1 : 4 months General Surgery, 3 months Trauma/Critical Care, 1 month Vascular Surgery, 2 months Transplant Surgery, 2 months Plastic Surgery

PGY-2 : 2.4 months General Surgery, 2.4 months General Surgery/Research, 2.4 months SICU, 2.4 months Pediatric Surgery, 2.4 months Breast Surgery

PGY-3 :  7.2 months General Surgery, 2.4 months Trauma/Critical Care, 2.4 months Vascular Surgery

PGY-4 : 6.2 months General Surgery, 1 month GI/Endoscopy, 2.4 months Vascular/Thoracic, 2.4 months Transplant Surgery

PGY-5 :  7.2 months General Surgery, 2.4 months Trauma/Critical Care, 2.4 months Vascular 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