2018 TSDA In-Training Exam

2018 In-Training Exam
(for cardiothoracic surgery residents)
March 10, 2018
March 17, 2018 (back up date)

Registration for the 2018 TSDA In-Training Exam (ITE) for cardiothoracic surgery residents will open in December 2017. The ITE will be given on Saturday, March 10 with a backup exam date of Saturday, March 17. Back up date arrangements must be pre-approved by TSDA Headquarters. (Click here for information about the 2018 Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellow In-Training Exam.)

The ITE is designed to assess the knowledge of current residents in cardiothoracic surgery. Subject matter will be equally divided between general thoracic and cardiac surgery. The secure exam will be available online, and individual comprehensive results will be sent to Program Directors four to six weeks after the backup exam date.