Requirements & Eligibility

Candidates for our program must meet the following criteria:

  • Successfully completed an ACGME-accredited General Surgery residency
  • USMLE scores 80 or above on both Steps I and II, first attempt
  • Minimum of six months of clinical training (such as an externship) in the United States or the United Kingdom along with three letters of recommendation from United States or United Kingdom physicians with whom you have worked in this setting.
  • J-1 visas only.  We do NOT sponsor H1-b visas.

The application deadline for this program is January 23rd. 

All applications to this program are to be submitted through ERAS. To apply for this program through ERAS you will be required to submit the following materials:

  • Photograph (preferred but not required)
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • USMLE Steps I and II
  • Medical School Transcript and Diploma/Certificate
  • Dean's Letter
  • 3 Current Letters of Recommendation
  • ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)

The application deadline for this program is January 23rd. For additional information, please contact our program.