Career Development

Whether looking for a position or just seeking some advice on your career, EAST has a variety of resources. You can also start building your professional network by contacting fellow surgeons through the EAST Member Directory where you can search by name or location. You even can find rosters of current board and committee members.

Members are encouraged to utilize all of the career management tools available to them:


Access a list of current openings by city and/or position. Members can also post position openings.


Browse a comprehensive resource offering information for prospective Fellows in trauma, critical care, and acute care surgery.


Listen to audio interviews with leaders in the field discussing practical information regarding career development, leadership and career challenges.

EAST Mentoring

EAST offers a range of mentoring programs and resources that promote the academic and personal growth of early-career trauma and acute care surgeons as well as guiding mid-career physicians towards the next phase of their careers.

Equity, Quality & Inclusion in Trauma Surgery Practice

Find resources regarding Equity, Quality & Inclusion in Trauma Practice developed by the Equity, Quality & Inclusion in Trauma Surgery Practice  Committee, which has been charged with investigating ways to enhance awareness and provide education regarding the prevalence and character of inequity in the trauma surgery profession.


This joint initiative held annually in November replicates the look and logistics of a physical career fair without any travel required! Both job seekers and employers are welcome to register!