Thoracic Surgery Residency Programs

U.S. Thoracic Surgery Residency Programs

A complete list of accredited U.S. thoracic surgery residency programs can be found on the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education website. Follow the steps below to link to current information.

1. Visit ACGME’s public website at https://apps.acgme.org/ads/public/.

2. Select List of Programs by Specialty.

3. Select Run Report.

4. Click view programs.

Click here for a list of Integrated Thoracic Surgery Programs


2016 Integrated Thoracic Surgery Match Schedule

September 15, 2015: Registration opens at 12:00 p.m. ET
November 30, 2015: Applicant Early Registration Deadline at 11:59 p.m. ET
January 15, 2016: Ranking Opens at 12:00 p.m. ET
February 24, 2016: Rank Order List/Application Registration Deadline at 9:00 p.m. ET
March 18, 2016: Match Data at 12:00 p.m. ET
Visit www.nrmp.org for more information.


2016 Traditional Thoracic Surgery Match Schedule for 2017 Appointment Year

February 3, 2016: Match Opens at 12:00 p.m. ET
March 30, 2016: Ranking Opens at 12:00 p.m. ET
April 27, 2016: Quota Change Deadline at 11:59 p.m. ET
May 11, 2016: Rank Order List Deadline at 9:00 p.m. ET
May 25, 2016: Match Day at 12:00 p.m. ET
Visit www.nrmp.org for more information.


TSDA Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship Match Schedule
2016 Match for 2017 Appointment Year

July 1, 2016: Match opens
July 31, 2016: Candidate application, signed and dated agreement, registration fee, and letters of recommendation due
August 8-September 1, 2016: Applicant interviews
October 14, 2016: Applicant withdrawal deadline
October 14, 2016: Rank lists due from applicants and program directors
November 21, 2016: Match day
July 1, 2017: Approximate start of congenital cardiac surgery fellowship training program


TSDA Resident, Faculty, and Program Evaluation Forms

TSDA evaluation forms are provided as a resource for cardiothoracic surgery program directors, program coordinators, faculty, and residents. Evaluation forms can be used to meet Residency Review Committee (RRC) guidelines for evaluating residents, faculty, and the program as a whole. Programs are responsible for maintaining and filing all relevant documents and evaluations; TSDA does not maintain individual program files.

Resident Evaluation
Printable Version
Interactive Version

Faculty Evaluation
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Program Evaluation
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