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Rural Surgery Program

To assist you in your search for general surgery training programs in the United States that have a special focus (or track) related to rural surgery, the American College of Surgeons’ Rural Surgery Advisory Council has compiled a list of ten programs across the United States that meet these criteria. A detailed description of each program, along with contact information for the program director or coordinator, may be found by opening up the link below to the specific program you are interested in.

University of Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska

New York
Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown, New York

North Carolina
East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

North Dakota
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota

Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee
University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee
University of Tennessee Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tennessee

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

Gundersen Lutheran Health System, LaCrosse, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health