Expectations of Residents:
The Swedish program has a unique apprentice based model that gives you early patient care and operative responsibilities coupled with one-on-one attending interaction. This allows for early exposure to these competencies with close monitoring so that you experience a system of graduated responsibility while you master these goals.
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There are five one-year Preliminary Surgery Residency positions available per year. For the 2016-2017 academic year two positions will be deisgnated for matched University of Washington Diagnostic Radiology residents. The other three positions are non-designated and available to any applicant seeking one year of surgical training prior to starting formal residency training in fields such as anesthesiology, radiology, or surgical specialties.
As a resident in this program, you will experience:
- Extensive operative training with categorical residents, along with program specific requirements.
- A robust, dynamic curriculum with active and engaged faculty.
- Daily, weekly, and monthly didactic programs.
1st year rotation sample:
Senior rotation sample: