Program Director's Welcome

Surgery Residency
Image: Marie Crandall, M.D., M.P.H., FACS
Marie Crandall, M.D., M.P.H., FACS
Program Director
Image: Brian Dalton, M.D.
Brian Dalton, M.D.
Associate Program Director
Image: Ruchir Puri, M.B.B.S. (M.D.), M.S., FACS
Ruchir Puri, M.B.B.S. (M.D.), M.S., FACS
Associate Program Director

Welcome to the Surgery Residency Program in the department of surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. Our five-year program offers outstanding training and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, or ACGME.

The information contained on this website is meant to provide a broad overview of our graduate medical education (GME) program and faculty, as well as contact information to help answer any additional questions you may have.

Marie Crandall, M.D., M.P.H., FACS
Associate Chair, Research; Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery; Program Director, General Surgery Residency
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Brian Dalton, M.D.
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Ruchir Puri, M.B.B.S. (M.D.), M.S., FACS
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency; Associate Program Director, Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville