Training Programs Area

This section is for the use of training programs. For a list of accredited U.S. training programs, please see www.acgme.org.

Program News
  • J-1 Visas for Research Fellowships: Please see our International Training & Visas page for the information to be included when making a request for a letter of support.
  • Leave Policy: Please see our Leave Policy for details on the amount of full-time clinical activity required during general surgery residency, when to make a request, etc.
  • Flexible Endoscopy Curriculum: A new requirement for certification in general surgery, effective with residency graduates in 2017-2018 academic year. More info
Key ABS Links
Key ABS Policies
Key ABS Documents (pdfs)
Key External Links
ACGME-ABS Milestones (pdfs)

For specific inquiries, please send an email to the ABS coordinator.