Augusta University

Affiliated with Medical College of Georgia — Agusta, GA

  • Trauma only
  • Critical Care only
  • Trauma & Critical Care
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Advanced Practitioner
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Positions available: 2
  • Salary:
  • Program Director: Terence O'Keeffe

Last updated: January 14, 2022

Augusta University (Medical College of Georgia) is seeking applications for the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship. The position will start August 2022.

Augusta University, an ACS-verified Level I Trauma Center, is the primary teaching facility for Medical College of Georgia (MCG) faculty, residents, and medical students. We are the only Level I Trauma Center in Augusta with a wide regional catchment area and additionally take EGS referrals from all over the state. This fellowship will provide a robust clinical experience in trauma, EGS, and critical care.

The fellow will work closely with 9 full-time Acute Care Surgery faculty in the Shock Trauma ICU (closed unit) which houses all trauma and EGS patients for the service line. Additional ICU experience through the same faculty is given in the surgical ICU and with the neuro-intensivists in the neuro ICU. Opportunities for electives are numerous and can be formulated in order to help accomplish the fellow's career goals.

Additional oppurtunities include the ability to become an ATLS instructor, money for conference travel, twice weekly protected didactics, and ability to take junior faculty call. Previously graduated fellows have matriculated into Level 1 or Level 2 jobs across the nation with ease.

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How to apply

J-1 Visas considered. Candidates must have completed a five-year General Surgery residency - OR- at least two years of general surgical training with a guaranteed categorical position to return to after fellowship completion.

Please send copy of CV (with contact information), Residency Graduate Certificate, Visa Status, USMLE Passing Certificate, if applicable, ECFMG certificate to Andrew Lawson, aPD at

Research opportunities

Research Opportunities are present within the Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Research Interest Group at AU.

About the hospital

  • Trauma faculty: 9

Fellowship procedures


Agusta, GA


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