Highlights of what the IU General Surgery Residency Program offers to the residents (our curriculum):

  • 28 day clinical rotations (see links below for further details)
  • Weekly Resident Education Hour based on score
  • Fundamentals of Surgery Curriculum for (FSC) Intern class
  • SCORE for all residents
  • ACS Textbook (Available for free electronically with an ACS membership)
  • Weekly Patient Care Conferences
  • Weekly Morbidity and Mortality Conference
  • Weekly Grand Rounds
  • Center for Surgical Technology (extensive skills lab curriculum including VR, inanimate/animate, and cadaver labs)
  • Teaching Interns to Teach Workshop
  • Teaching Residents to Teach Workshop
  • Ethical Communication Skills curriculum for PGY 2's
  • Research experience
  • Mock Oral Examination for PGY 3, 4, & 5 residents
  • Advanced Traumatic Operative Management (ATOM) for PGY 4 residents
  • Visiting Professor Series
  • Elective Rotations in PGY 3 & 4
  • ASSET for PGY 3
  • Advanced surgical skills for exposure in trauma
  • Opportunity for obtaining Master's Degree during research year (Masters of Education, MPH, Masters of Clinical Translational Science)

Department of Surgery | 545 Barnhill Drive, Emerson Hall 203, Indianapolis, In 46202 | Phone: (317) 274-5771