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Job Title: PGY3 - Integrated Plastic Surgery Resident
Date Available: July 1, 2019
Location: UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Description: The UCLA Plastic Surgery Integrated Residency Program has an opening at the PGY3 level effective July 1, 2019. This is a four-year position (PGY3, PGY4, PGY5, PGY6) which will result in the individual being eligible to apply for Board certification in Plastic Surgery. The integrated program is primarily based out of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and will feature rotations to the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Harbor-UCLA, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. Applicants must have a valid California Medical License by July 1, 2019.

ACGME Requirements:
Transfers into an integrated program are only permitted as follows:

  • Beginning PGY-3: Only residents who have completed at least two progressive years in an ACGME-accredited surgical residency program (general surgery, neurological surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology, thoracic surgery, urology, or vascular surgery residency), or another ACGME-accredited integrated plastic surgery residency program.

Please note: the UCLA Plastic Surgery Integrated Residency Program is unable to sponsor visas for international applicants, including applicants from Canada who do not possess a valid US Permanent Resident Card.

Qualified applicants should submit the following materials with their contact information via email to:

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Medical School Diploma and Transcript
  4. Dean's Letter
  5. USMLE Parts I, II, III scores
  6. ABSITE/In-Service Exam scores and reports for all years completed
  7. Three current Letters of Recommendation
  8. Letter of Recommendation from Program Director
  9. Current ACGME case log minimums

ONLY complete applications will be considered/reviewed.

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Please be advised that ALL individuals will be required to successfully complete a criminal background investigation, medical examination, and drug screening prior to employment at UCLA Health. The receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests, and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant's identity and legal authority to work in the United States are also required. Any misrepresentation, falsification or material omission may result in a candidate's failure to receive an offer, or if already hired, an immediate dismissal from employment. In consideration of employment, all applicants agree to conform to the rules and standards of UCLA Health.

Contact: Megan Fuller
Residency Program Coordinator

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