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Job Title: Burn Surgery Fellowship
Date Available: July 1, 2018
Location: VCU Health, Richmond, Virginia
Description: The Evan-Haynes Burn Center in Richmond, Virginia, is seeking applicants for our Burn Surgery Fellowship Program, to begin July 2018.

The Evans-Haynes Burn Center is the oldest civilian burn facility in the United States.

VCU Health has been granted Level 1 trauma center status since 1981 and is the only verified burn center in Virginia.

The Burn Fellowship is a year-long commitment that involves all aspects of burn care. The Fellow is particularly involved in the following:

  • Care of both adult and pediatric burn patients
  • Acute burn resuscitation
  • Burn wound management including the use of artificial skin products, allograft, and cultured epidermal autograft - Functioning within a multidisciplinary team environment for care of complex patients
  • Managing social aspects and emotional needs of burn patients
  • Tertiary burn reconstruction including burn scar management, releases, flap coverage, and laser treatment

This program is designed to provide a multidisciplinary exposure to the art and science of burn surgery. We are seeking ambitious surgeons with a minimum of two years of residency training and a commitment to training completion. The clinical portion of the fellowship involves all aspects of burn surgery including resuscitation, acute operative care, and reconstructive operations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have completed USMLE steps 1, 2 and 3 or equivalent examination
  • Must be within 4 years of graduation from medical school or direct patient care activity
Contact: If you are interested in our Burn Fellowship please send the following to our coordinator at MyHuong.Blackwelder@VCUHealth.org.
  • VCU GME Application
  • Current CV
  • Require 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Copy of all 3 USMLE scores

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