The Department of Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital offers several comprehensive, specialized educational programs.
Surgical Residency Program
The residency program is designed to attract the best possible individuals and to train them through clinical exposure and through formal and informal conferences to be outstanding clinical surgeons.
Advanced Surgery Clerkship Program
This program is designed to assign students to a surgical team and mentor. This program is intended for students who are interested in pursuing a career in surgery.
Surgical Education and Simulation Research Fellowship
This fellowship program includes formal training in principles and methods of surgical education and research.
Additional Education Opportunities
Our divisions also offer the following educational programs:
Educational programs within the Burns Center include the Burns Fellowship and the Burns and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship.
General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Mass General offers some of the country's most competitive plastic surgery residencies and fellowships, as well as continuing medical education opportunities.
The Division of Thoracic Surgery offers medical training, including continuing medical education.
Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
The Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care offers several educational programs, including the Harvard Medical School Trauma and Critical Care Symposium, the EMS Trauma Conference, post-graduate courses, fellowships and residency program.
Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
The Voice Center offers advanced clinical and scientific training programs.