How to Apply

Residency Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of an accredited medical school
  • Successful completion of USMLE I and II
  • Completion of the application and interview process

Letters of Recommendation

Three letters of recommendation are a required component of the application and others are encouraged.


Applications: ERAS applications are preferred. Applications are typically received from September through November. Interviews: All application material must be completed and submitted prior to interview. Interviews are held between December and January of the year in which the applicant would begin.


One candidate is selected annually.

The Division of Vascular Surgery participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Match lists are usually submitted in January.


Please address all inquiries and other correspondence to:

Program Director

Harris, Linda

Linda Harris, MD

Program Director Vascular Surgery, Professor of Surgery

Buffalo General Medical Center, Department of Surgery, 100 High Street B-7 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 716-859-4225; Fax: 716-859-4222


Training Program Administrator

Joanne Cozzo

Training Program Administrator

Department of Surgery

Buffalo General Medical Center, 100 High Street, Surgery B-7, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 859-4207; Fax: (716) 859-4222