These policies and procedures apply to all resident physicians participating in the University of Illinois at Chicago’s General Surgery Residency Program. These same policies and procedures apply to all full-time and clinical faculty of the Departments of Surgery who participate in and contribute to, the education and training of the resident physicians in the General Surgery Residency Program.

We want to provide our graduates with the education and training necessary to become excellent clinical surgeons, accomplished scientific investigators, and effective teachers.

It is our belief that accomplishing this goal will afford our graduates the skills and versatility necessary to become future leaders of surgery.