How to Apply

Fellowship Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of an accredited residency-training program in General Surgery
  • Eligibility to sit for the qualifying examination in General Surgery administered by the American Board of Surgery
  • 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 December 1 - January 31 during the 4th year of residency.

Interviews: All application materials must be completed prior to scheduling an interview. Interviews are held February through April of the applicants 4th year of residency.


One fellow candidate is selected annually.

The Division of Vascular Surgery participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Match lists are usually submitted in April or May for fellowship.


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