Chief Residency (PGY V)

During the Chief Resident year, residents supervise a general surgical service, with responsible charge for patient care and for supervising the junior and senior residents below them. Chief Residents perform a wide range of surgical procedures under the supervision of an Attending Surgeon.

During the fifth year, residents spend:

  • Six months at Mount Sinai
  • Four months at Elmhurst
  • Two months at James J. Peters VA Medical Center