The Department of Surgery at the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate in Springfield, MA is looking for a surgery research resident to fill a position beginning July 1, 2020. This is a funded and mentored two-year training position in translational and clinical outcomes research working with faculty in the Department of Surgery. Trainees are expected to be inquisitive and motivated individuals committed to full-time research during the two years. There will be some clinical call responsibility (1-2 per month). The successful candidate will have completed two years of surgical residency training by June 30, 2020, be in good standing in an ACGME-approved general surgery residency program, and eligible for a medical license in Massachusetts. The opportunity exists to pursue either an MPH or MS in epidemiology during this time if the candidate is interested. Previous research residents have gone on to successfully match in competitive fellowships such as Pediatric Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Colorectal Surgery.
How To Apply
Interested applicants should submit the following documents: • Current Curriculum Vitae • Medical School Transcript / Dean’s Letter • USMLE scores • ABSITE scores • ACGME - Current Op Log “Defined Category and Minimum Report” • ACGME - Current Year 2 “Defined Category and minimum Report” • ACGME Milestones reports • List of completed rotations • Current Program Director letter of recommendation and 2 additional letters • (for non-US graduates: • ECFMG Certificate • Baystate Medical Center accepts J1 visa only, do not apply unless you currently have a J1 visa)
Send complete packet as a PDF by email only to the Surgical.Education@baystatehealth.org address. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Please no phone calls or faxes. After reviewing the applications, we will be in touch by email.
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