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  • University of California San Diego - Hillcrest

    United States, San Diego, California
    Institution Information
    Hospital: University of California San Diego - Hillcrest
    Address: 200 West Arbor Drive
    San Diego, California 92103-8896
    Fellowship Information
    Compliance: AAST Approved ACS | ACGME Approved SCC
    Salary: $73,164
    Fellowship Type: ACS Only
    Number of Years: 1
    Number of Positions: 2

    This two-year program offers fellows broad training in elective and emergency general surgery, as well as trauma surgery and certain surgical subspecialties. It provides a non-ACGME accredited second year of training in addition to the ACGME accredited Surgical Critical Care fellowship currently offered by the trauma division. The fellowship is overseen by full-time trauma/critical care surgeons, who have extensive clinical and research interests. Fellows spend approximately 3 months on the trauma service, and 3 months on the Emergency General Surgery service functioning as a junior attending, in addition to rotations on vascular, hepatobiliary, and thoracic surgery. Electives are available in pediatric trauma, orthopedic surgery, burn surgery and neurosurgery. Additional electives are available, tailored to suit the particular interests and training needs of the fellow. Research is strongly encouraged, with numerous opportunities to participate in both clinical and basic science projects.

    Program Director Information
    Name: Amy Liepert, MD
    Address: 200 West Arbor Drive
    United States
    San Diego, CA 92103-8896
    Phone: 619-543-7200
    Fax: 6195437202

    Published on: 04/27/2020
    Last Revised on: 05/19/2021

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