About About General Surgery Residency


​​​​About RUHS / UCR General Surgery Residency Program​​

​​Our Mission

To have a​ r​​esidency program which is am​ongst the leaders in the area of surgical education

To educate residents and medical students in the art and science of surgery.

To recruit, support and retain faculty with high academic standards, who are committed to surgical education and are excellent role models to younger generations of surgeons.

To maintain and foster a research environment that contributes to medical knowledge and stimulates innovative thinking in our residents and faculty.

To foster an educational environment in which the mission of RUHS Medical Center and our partnering institutions are emphasized - not only in patient care - but also by helping our residents to become excellent surgeons while they continue to cultivate their cultural, social, and spiritual life. ​