General Surgery Residency - Categorical Position

General Surgery Residency - Categorical Position

The Department of Surgery at Jefferson Health - Abington Hospital, Abington, PA, has an opening for a PGY-3 categorical position to begin July 1, 2022.

Jefferson Health - Abington Hospital is a 675-bed teaching hospital and is located 5 miles north of Center City Philadelphia. The General Surgery Residency Program sponsors 31 residents and graduates 5 Chief Residents per year.


Qualified applicants will have successfully completed a PGY-1 and PGY-2 year in general surgery residency in good standing in an ACGME-accredited program by June 30, 2022. Foreign Medical Graduates must have a valid ECFMG certificate. We sponsor J-1 Visas only (no exceptions).

How To Apply:

Qualified applicants should submit the following materials with their contact information via email in 1PDF file only to [email protected] :

  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Brief personal statement
  • 3 current letters of recommendation (including one from your current Program Director) • Medical school diploma and transcript
  • Dean’s letter
  • USMLE Steps I, II, III scores (All must be passed on first attempt)
  • Current ACGME Defined Category Report
  • Current ACGME PGY2 Minimums Report
  • All ABSITE scores and reports • List of all rotations completed/to be completed for both PGY1 and PGY2 year
  • Visa status and copy of ECFMG certificate if applicable

Please note that we will only consider applications that are complete and contain all of the above information sent as 1PDF file.

The application deadline is April 15, 2022. Qualified applicants will be contacted via email for an interview.

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  • Published

    Mar 08, 2022

  • Main Location

    Abington, Pennsylvania

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