Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (S-124)


The elective in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service offers interested students the opportunity to participate in all aspects of patient care. There is intensive operating room exposure to complex microsurgical procedures, myocutaneous flaps, breast reconstruction, and cosmetic surgery. Students will also be responsible for attending ward rounds and conferences sponsored by the service and the department.

Prerequisites Other than Third Year Rotations



One module

Students per Module

Maximum of one

Elective dates (students applying through VSAS should refer to calendar information there)

A (July 5 - July 29) (Closed to international students)
B (August 1 - August 26) (Closed to international students)
C (August 29 – September 23 (Closed to international students)
D (September 26 - October 21)
E (October 24 - November 18)
F (November 21 - December 16)
G (January 3 - January 27)
H (January 30 - February 24)
I (February 27 - March 24) (Closed to international students)
J (April 3 - April 28)
K (May 1 - May 26)


Elective Program Online Application

International Students must apply by mail. See instructions

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