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Information for Residents, Students and Professional Education



The University of Rochester Medical Center is internationally recognized as a leader in education, research, and patient care. The School of Medicine and Dentistry has a long history of excellence in medical education.

The University received an unprecedented six-year institutional accreditation for sponsorship of our residency and leadership programs from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The University of Rochester Medical Center's program was the first Graduate Medical Education program in the nation to receive this A+ ranking.

We have achieved this recognition by blending academic excellence, exceptional bedside clinical teaching, and thoughtful innovations designed to meet the changing needs of future clinical practitioners.

Residencies & Fellowships »

General Surgery Residency Programs, Plastic Surgery Residency Program, Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency Program, Surgical Critical Care Residency Program, Vascular Surgery Residency Program, Fellowship in Bariatric and GI Surgery, Fellowship in Solid Organ Transplantation Surgery

Student Programs »

Third Year Surgery Clerkship, Fourth Year Surgery Sub-Internship, Surgery Electives

Continuing Medical Education Opportunities »

WebRounds, Conferences, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Series