MIAMI MILLER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE REGIONAL CAMPUS SURGERY RESIDENCY WINS ANNUAL COMPETITION
Danon Garrido and Vanitha Vasudevan after receiving the award
The team of Vanitha Vasudevan PG3 and Danon Garrido PG2 won the annual "Sunshine State Surgical Resident Trivia Contest" during the May meeting of the Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Our team defeated 8 other teams from surgical residencies throughout the state of Florida. This is a remarkable achievement considering all of the other teams had PG5 contestants. The winning question involved the various levels of lymph nodes in the neck. The 2011 winners came from the University of South Florida.
Surgery program joins UM Regional Campus family
The University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine is very proud of its Regional Campus in Palm Beach County. For the past three years, UMMSM Regional Campus students have completed third year clinical clerkships and participated in several fourth year rotations in Palm Beach and Broward counties. These extremely important clinical experiences have been accomplished by working in close collaboration with JFK Medical Center, Bethesda Memorial Hospital and South County Mental Health Center, along with the medical staffs and administration of the...
New Surgical Residency Program Approved at Regional Campus
JFK Medical Center, Atlantis, Florida
The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has received approval for the first allopathic surgical residency program in Palm Beach County. The new five-year program at the University of Miami Regional Campus in Palm Beach County was approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and will be implemented in close collaboration with JFK Medical Center in Atlantis, where it will be based. In addition, the surgical residents will rotate through Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami in such specialties as trauma, pediatric s...