Miami Valley Hospital

Affiliated with Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine — Dayton, OH

  • Trauma only
  • Critical Care only
  • Trauma & Critical Care
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Advanced Practitioner
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Positions available: 2
  • Salary: Starting at $58,454 for PGY-6
  • Program Director: Melissa Whitmill, MD

Last updated: May 02, 2012


The Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program is accredited in surgery by the ACGME Residency Review Committee (RRC). The program includes rotations in all disciplines at Miami Valley Hospital. The year will include rotations in the Neonatal ICU, a Level III nursery with neonatal ECMO capability with 60 beds, and the Medical ICU with 17 beds. There will also be rotations in Infectious Disease and the Burn Center, which is one of only six burn programs in the state of Ohio.

The Department of Surgery's free-standing general surgery residency training program is one of the largest in the nation, graduating eight chief residents each year. In addition, all eight trauma, critical care and emergency surgery faculty are board certified in Surgical Critical Care, and have significant clinical and basic science research interests.

Fellows are appointed as Junior Faculty in the Department of Surgery at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Salary is commensurate with level of training and benefits include malpractice, health and disability insurance, as well as an office with secretarial support and an annual stipend.

Program started 2008

How to apply  - (937) 208-4953 (phone) , (937) 208-2105 (fax)

Qualifications: We seek applicants that have completed an ACGME/AOA-approved general surgery residency program and are board eligible or board certified in surgery (ABS or AOBS, or the equivalent). Interested applicants, please complete the application linked below and send a CV, letter of interest and two letters of recommendation to Melissa Keller, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Coordinator at

Application available at:

About the hospital

  • Beds: 848
  • ICU beds: 41
  • Annual ED visits: 95000
  • Annual trauma admissions: 2177
  • Trauma faculty: 8

Fellowship procedures

  • Total surgical (annually): 19561
  • General surgical: 29%
  • Trauma: 1%
  • Blunt trauma: 92%
  • Penetrating trauma: 8%


One Wyoming St.
Dayton, OH 45409


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