ACGME-I-accredited residency programs in general surgery prepare residents to develop knowledge and technical skill to provide comprehensive care to patients with surgical disorders of the abdomen, alimentary tact, breast, endocrine organs, skin, and soft tissues. ACGME-I-accredited programs also provide educational opportunities for residents to develop competence in surgical evaluation and management of pediatric patients, patients following trauma, patients requiring intensive care, and patients with oncologic and vascular disorders.
In addition, ACGME-I-accredited programs in general surgery provide educational opportunities for residents to develop competence in
The Review Committee-International and ACGME-I staff members provide documents and resources on this web page to assist ACGME-I-accredited programs and those applying for accreditation of residency programs in general surgery and fellowship programs in colon and rectal surgery and pediatric surgery.
After the sponsoring institution account has been activated in the Accreditation Data System (ADS), foundational program applications may be initiated by the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) on the “Sponsored Programs” page. If a specialty is not available for selection, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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