The General Surgery Program offers 30 categorical positions, six each at the PGY-1 through PGY-5 levels. In addition, up to four PGY-1 preliminary positions are offered to those seeking a one-year experience. Chief residents are responsible for directing and managing their own surgical service.
ACGME/American Board of Surgery approved electives in available for PGY-2, 3 and 4 general surgery residents at two sites. See photos of residents in Cameroon.
- Mbingo Baptist Hospital, Cameroon, West Africa and L’Hopital Baptiste Biblique
- Karolyn Kempton Memorial Christian Hospital, Togo, West Africa
- ACS/APDS Skills Modules
- Simulation Center, which includes a GI BRONCH Mentor Simulator
- Skills Lab 24/7 in hospital (features LapSim computer simulator)
- Animal Labs
- Cadaver Labs