Residency Program Directors Forum planned for June 20

Program directors and representatives from 20 different medical specialties will be available to talk to students and discuss careers in their medical fields during the Residency Program Directors Forum from 11:45 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 20, in the School of Medicine’s theaters B and C and in rooms M4-CO5 and the Humanities Conference Room.

The program sponsored by the school’s Career Advising Services will provide medical students the opportunity to talk with residency program directors about what they seek in residency applicants from experiences, skills, board scores and grades and personal qualities.

Programs scheduled to be respresented at this year’s forum include:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Child Neurology
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medicine-Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • OB/GYN
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiology
  • Urology

Admission is free and no registration is required. A free lunch will be provided by Planet Sub.

A seperate forum for nuereological surgery is also planned for noon to 1 p.m. on June 17 in the Bamburger Conference Room (M4-CO5). Dr. Jules Nazzaro from the University of Kansas Hospital will be the speaker.  A lunch will also be provided.