How to Apply

Surgical Critical Care Fellowship


Up to two fellow positions are filled each year.


For specific eligibility requirements, please refer to the GME benefits, requirements and resources page.

Applicants who will be considered have:

  • Completed at least three clinical years in an ACGME-accredited graduate educational program in one of the following specialties:
    • Anesthesiology
    • Emergency medicine
    • Neurological surgery
    • Obstetrics and gynecology
    • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Otolaryngology
    • Surgery
    • Thoracic surgery
    • Vascular surgery
    • Urology
  • Fellows who have completed an emergency medicine residency must also complete one preliminary year of education in the surgery program at the institution where they will enroll in the surgical critical care fellowship. At a minimum, the preliminary year of education must include supervised clinical experience in:
    • Pre-operative evaluation, including respiratory, cardiovascular, and nutritional evaluation
    • Pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical patients, including outpatient follow-up care
    • Care of injured patients
    • Care of patients requiring abdominal, breast, head and neck, endocrine, thoracic, and vascular operations
    • Management of complex wounds
    • Minor operative procedures related to critical care, such as venous access, tube thoracostomy, and tracheostomy

The following application materials are requested:

  • Application form .pdf (Adobe PDF Document)
  • A dean's letter
  • An official transcript of your medical school grades (to be sent directly from your medical school)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE scores
  • Personal statement
  • A copy of your curriculum vitae

Contact Us

For information on the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program, please contact:


Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program
UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville
653 West 8th Street, FC12
3rd Floor, Faculty Clinic
Jacksonville, FL 32209