The Section of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at East Carolina University is currently accepting applications for Vascular Surgery fellowship training in a (5+2) program, accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). This new two-year program will accept one fellow each year, with a position opening July 1, 2013. The NRMP will be utilized for trainees beginning the 2013 training year, however we know we have a very late start. Our ACGME Program ID is 4503600125.
Training will take place at the East Carolina Heart Institute, which is a joint venture between the Brody School of Medicine and Vidant Medical Center (formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital). The institute is comprised of a newly opened state-of-the-art outpatient and inpatient center. The section of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery has full access to modern endovascular suites, contemporary cardiovascular operating rooms and dedicated inpatient and outpatient cardiovascular patient care facilities. The section is supported by a clinical research program, and the fellow will have time and support for research in addition to exposure to all facets of open and minimally invasive Vascular Surgery. The faculty is comprised of five fellowship trained surgeons.
You can learn more about Vidant Medical Center residencies and fellowships including benefits at: www.ecu.edu/gme/prospective.cfm
Candidates should have completed an ACGME approved residency program in General Surgery.
Required documents for application packet:
- Current CV including list of publications and research
- Personal Statement
- 3 CURRENT letters of Recommendation; one MUST be from your current Program Director (Letters cannot be more than 6 months old)
- Copy of Medical School diploma
- MSPE (Dean's Letter)
- ABSITE scores for ALL years
- USMLE transcript showing scores of Steps 1, 2k, 2s, 3
- Copy of medical school diploma
- Photo (optional)
Inquiries should be electronically transmitted through ERAS or emailed to:
Cheryl Musick Fellowship Programs Coordinator
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
East Carolina University, Brody SOM
115 Heart Blvd, Room 2225
Greenville, NC 27834
For more details on the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, visit the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences page at www.ecu.edu/cvs/vfellow.cfm.