Learn more about our recruitment opportunities for the Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency program.

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.

Contact Us

Please contact the Department of Surgery Education Office with any questions.

Virtual Meet & Greets

In order to get to know the 2021-2022 Integrated Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery applicants, we will be conducting a series of virtual events. Based off feedback from the 2020-2021 cycle, these virtual events were critical to helping both applicants and programs get to know one another.

Meet & Greet Schedule

  • September 9, 8pm EST: Life in Ann Arbor
  • October 2, 12pm EST: General Q & A
  • October 14, 8pm EST: Research at MM
  • November 4, 8pm EST: Families in Residency

We will hold two additional information sessions late in the season that are specifically aimed at applicants who will be interviewing for the University of Michigan Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery program.

  • December 22, 8pm EST: General Q & A
  • February 10, 8pm EST: General Q & A

Ask Us Anything Webinar Series

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.

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

Medical Campus and Arboretum

Discover Michigan Medicine through the Your Training Ground guide to get to know where you will be spending time during your residency. You can also get to know Ann Arbor through the Go Blue Guide.

Additional resources in the Go Blue Guide cover topics such as campus life, housing, health and wellness.

Contact Us

Office of Surgery Education

University of Michigan
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
2110 Taubman Center
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5346
(734) 998-2523

Megan Lane, MD

Resident Liaison

Galina Primeau, MD

Resident Liaison