Our Curriculum

In addition to surgical rotations, all residents are expected to participate in meaningful and relevant research as part of UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC. View recent publications and presentations.

PGY 1

Acute Care Surgery I

1 site, 20% outpatient, 5% research

Acute Care Surgery I

1 site, 20% outpatient, 5% research

Pediatric Surgery I

1 site, 40% outpatient, 0% research

Trauma Surgery/Wound Clinic

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

Acute Care Surgery I

1 site, 20% outpatient, 5% research

PGY 2

Trauma ICU

1 site, 0% outpatient, 5% research

Vascular Surgery II

1 site, 20% outpatient, 5% research

Acute Care Surgery II

1 site, 20% outpatient, 5% research

Pardee General Surgery II

4 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

VAMC Endoscopy

3 sites, 80% outpatient, 0% research

PGY 3

Breast

1 site, 75% outpatient, 0% research

Endocrine

1 site, 30% outpatient, 0% research

Haywood General Surgery

5 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

Burn and Transplant UNC*

2 sites, 0% outpatient, 0% research

VAMC Vascular Surgery

3 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

PGY 4

Elective

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

Pediatric Surgery IV

1 site, 40% outpatient, 0% research

Colorectal Surgery

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

Pardee General Surgery IV

4 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

VAMC Thoracic Surgery

3 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

PGY 5

Acute Care Surgery V

1 site, 10% outpatient, 5% research

Oncology & HBP

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

Minimally Invasive Surgery

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

Vascular Surgery V

1 site, 30% outpatient, 5% research

VAMC General Surgery V

3 sites, 30% outpatient, 0% research

*NOTE: The burn and transplant rotation during residents' PGY3 year will be divided into 5 weeks of burn and
5 weeks of transplant surgeries.