The Department of Surgery hosted a series of webinars for those interested in becoming a surgical resident at Michigan Medicine. These webinars give applicants a chance to meet the chair, Dr. Justin B. Dimick, and to hear about our different programs for residents around the Michigan Promise, academic development time, mentorship and professional development.
How to Apply
The Michigan Medicine Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program is a participant in the Electronic Residency Application Service [ERAS]. Please refer to the ERAS website to complete your application for our program. The deadline for accepting applications is listed in ERAS and is typically in October.
The following information should be submitted through ERAS for our program:
- ERAS application form
- Medical school transcript
- Minimum of 3 letters of recommendation (Ideally, one or more letters from plastic surgeons)
Interviews are typically held in December and January. For the 2021-2022 application season, all interviews will be conducted virtually.
Please contact the Department of Surgery Education Office with any questions.
Ask Us Anything Webinar Series
Past Ask Us Anything Webinars
Watch past Ask Us Anything webinars to learn more about what it's like to be a resident in the Michigan Medicine Department of Surgery.
Follow Us on Social Media
The Department of Surgery Twitter account is a useful resource for applicants. It provides updates about upcoming events and highlights life at Michigan Medicine for General Surgery residents and faculty members. The Department of Surgery Instagram account and the U-M Plastic Surgery Instagram account give a snapshot of life at Michigan Medicine.
Explore Your Training Ground
Additional resources in the Go Blue Guide cover topics such as campus life, housing, health and wellness.