General Surgery

Application Requirements

Application Requirements/Criteria

Applications will be accepted through ERAS only. Candidates will participate in the match. Applications for the 2024-2025 academic year will be accepted through November. Mailed, faxed, or emailed applications will not be acknowledged.

Complete applications include:

  • Dean's letter
  • Medical school transcript
  • Photo
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • USMLE transcript

Interview Information/Process

Interviews are scheduled via email through Available dates will be conveyed to candidates by invitation only. Interviews will be conducted virtually during morning hours on designated Mondays and Fridays during October, November, and December. Applicants will be interviewed by Program Director Thav Thambi, M.D., Chair of Surgery Gary Timmerman, M.D., Associate Program Director Jon Ryckman, M.D., other key faculty, and the chief residents for the 2024-2025 academic year. Notifications of application status will be emailed as applications are reviewed and decisions have been made. Details of decisions cannot be provided on an individual basis due to the number of applicants.

Application Questions

Margie Schade

Program Administrator