Applications

We are now taking Surgical Simulation Fellowship Applications
for the 2023-2025 cycle!

Description:

  • 2-year fellowship program accredited through the American College of Surgeons Accredited Education Institutes (ACS-AEI), with a fellowship start date July 1st, 2023
  • On-site at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) through the Department of Surgery’s accredited ACS-AEI surgical simulation center known as the Sealy & Smith Laboratory for Surgical Training, Assessment & Research (LSTAR)

Application Information:

  • Applications will be reviewed, and an applicant will be selected by a Selection Panel set forth in our accreditation guidelines
  • No applications past December 31st, 2022 will be accepted, but an applicant may be chosen prior to this date
  • The chosen applicant will be notified no later than January 31st, 2023

Minimum Requirements to Apply:

  • 1-page statement of interest (career goals, reasons for completing a surgical simulation fellowship, etc.) 
  • 3 Letters of recommendation (at least one from the current chairman or program director at the time of application)
  • Proof of graduation from medical school
  • All USMLE STEP scores to date
  • All ABSITE scores to date
  • Up to date CV
  • Documentation of medical licensure
  • Completion of at least 2 years of a surgical residency program (General Surgery preferred)

Contact:

 

Incomplete applications will not be considered 

 



Not sure if the Surgical Simulation Fellowship is right for you? Learn more about the program here.



Contact Info:
Email: LSTAR@utmb.edu
Website: https://www.utmb.edu/lstar/

Sealy & Smith Laboratory for Surgical Training, Assessment and Research (LSTAR)
University of Texas Medical Branch  
Department of Surgery
301 University BlvdGalveston, TX 77555