Surgical Critical Care Fellowship

Investigate and develop new ideas to treat critical care patients while providing excellent patient services and training future surgeons.

What sets us apart?

Become a surgical intensivist in our specialized training program, where you will work alongside experts including L.D. Britt, MD, MPH, considered by the American College of Surgeons to be the founder of the specialty of acute care surgery.

Handle total patient management in a multidisciplinary team environment, manage and interpret data from invasive monitoring devices, promote leadership and administration of critical care services, and perform basic science and clinical research. Our graduates assume leadership roles in surgical critical care and provide optimal patient care in academic tertiary or community environments.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

We know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your fellowship, and we are committed to supporting our fellows throughout their time at our medical school. Through , our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.