Chronology of the Residency Program

 Service  Length Institution 
 R-1
 General Surgery  16 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Thoracic Surgery  4 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Vascular Surgery  4 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Plastic Surgery  4 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Surgical ICU  4 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Cardiac Surgery  0-4 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Emergency*   4 weeks  Harborview Medical Center
 Burns*  4 weeks  Harborview Medical Center
 Night Float  4-8 weeks  Virginia Mason
 R-2
 General Surgery  4 months  Virginia Mason
 Transplant  1 month  Virginia Mason
 GI Endoscopy  1 month  Virginia Mason
 Trauma ICU  2 months  Harborview Medical Center
 Night float  2 months  Virginia Mason
 Head and Neck  2 months  Virginia Mason
 R-3
 Vascular Surgery  10 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Rural General Surgery  10 weeks  Skagit Valley Hospital
 Trauma  10 weeks  Harborview Medical Center
 Pediatrics  10 weeks  Seattle Children's
 Thoracic Surgery  10 weeks  Virginia Mason
 R-4
 General Surgery  30 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Thoracic Surgery  10 weeks  Virginia Mason
 Trauma  10 weeks  Harborview Medical Center
 R-5
General Surgery  40 weeks  Virginia Mason
Vascular Surgery  10 weeks  Virginia Mason