General Surgery

Application Information

University of Miami /JFK Medical Center Palm Beach Regional GME Consortium

General Surgery Categorical Program

ERAS Program Number 440-11-21-43

NRMP Number: Categorical – 1384440C0

Thank you for your interest in our Training Program. Please note that our program does not offer observership or externship opportunities at this time.

•We offer 3 categorical and 1 preliminary positions each year.
•We sponsor J1 visas only.
•We accept applications and documents via ERAS only. Application materials and qualifications are not reviewed outside of ERAS.
•We begin downloading applications for the upcoming year via ERAS September 1st.
•Deadline for receipt of applications is October 30th.
•Interview dates typically begin in October and go through December of each academic year.

Interviews are granted on an invitation only basis.

Application Requirements

We only accept ERAS Applications which must include the following:

•ERAS common application
•Personal statement
•3 letters of recommendation (written within the last 6 months)
•Dean’s letter
•USMLE/COMLEX Step 1, 2 & 3 scores, if applicable.

ECFMG Certification/CSA test results, if applicable.