Surgical Critical Care Residency

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Surgical Critical Care

UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital

The University of Florida Surgical Critical Care Residency offers a dynamic 12-month, multidisciplinary training program by a team of critical care specialists at UF Health Shands Hospital, which is a Level I trauma center and tertiary surgical referral center serving north and central Florida, as well as southern Georgia.

Program Mission

The fundamental mission of the Surgical Critical Care Residency is to train highly skilled, knowledgeable and compassionate surgical critical care specialists.

Program Aims

The aims of the surgical critical care residency are to ensure 100% of program graduates achieve board certification within two years of program completion and to produce well-rounded graduates with a strong academic foundation as evidenced by 100% fellow participation in clinical or basic science research during the course of their training. Fellows will also demonstrate an understanding of the greater health care system with 100% of fellows participating in at least one quality assurance/patient safety project during training.

Surgical Critical Care & Acute Care Fellowship