Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) - Public

Arizona Health Science Center
Dept of Surgery, Room 4334
1501 N Campbell Avenue /POB 245058
Tucson, AZ 85724
http://www.surgery.arizona.edu/education/residency-programs/general-surgery.htm 
Specialty:
Surgery
Sponsoring Institution:
[ 030509 ] University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson
Related Programs:
  • [ 4420331126 ] University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson Program (Surgical critical care)
  • [ 4500321032 ] University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson Program (Vascular surgery)
Phone:
(520) 626-7747
Fax:
(520) 626-2247
Email:

Director Information

  • Valentine N Nfonsam MD, MS
  • Program Director; Associate Professor of Surgery
Director First Appointed:
August 16, 2013

Coordinator Information

  • Ms. Debbie S Boggs BA
  • Program Manager
Phone:
(520) 626-7747
Email:
dboggs@surgery.arizona.edu

Accreditation And General Information

Original Accreditation Date:
June 01, 1967
Accreditation Status:
Continued Accreditation
Effective Date:
April 13, 2017
Accredited Length of Training:
5 years

Osteopathic Recognition:
No Information Currently Present
Osteopathic Recognition Effective Date:
No Information Currently Present
Last Site Visit Date:
March 21, 2017
Date of Next Site Visit (Approximate):
No Information Currently Present
Self Study Due Date (Scheduled):
November 30, 2017
10 Year Site Visit (Approximate):
May 01, 2019

Positions

Total Approved Resident Positions:
59
Total Filled Resident Positions*:
51
Temporary Increase**
1 Effective from 07/01/2016 thru 06/30/2020
Complement Breakdown: Approved
Years: 1 2 3 4 5 Total
Approved: 21.0 14.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 59.0
Categorical: 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 40.0
Preliminary: 13.0 6.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.0
Complement Breakdown: Filled
Years: 1 2 3 4 5 Total
Filled: 19.0 9.0 8.0 8.0 7.0 51.0
Categorical: 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.0 39.0
Preliminary: 11.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.0
*Total filled will reflect the previous academic year until the annual update is completed for the current academic year. Totals may vary from year to year due to off cycle residents. **Temporary Increase(s) not reflected in the approved positions.

Participating Site Information

 #IDSite NameRequired
Rotation
Integrated
Rotation Months
Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5
2,1030506Banner – University Medical Center – Tucson Campus Yes Yes 5.5 6 3.8 7.6 6
2030235Tucson Medical Center Yes Yes 1.5 0 3.7 1.7 1.5
303C088Tuba City Regional Health Care Corp. Yes No 0 1.5 0 0 0
4030501Southern Arizona VA Health Care Center (Tucson) Yes Yes 4 3 1.7 1 3
5038142Banner - University Medical Center - South Campus Yes Yes 1 1.5 1.7 0 1.5
6038145Flagstaff Medical Center Yes No 0 0 1.7 1.7 0
 
  • Clinical Site
  • Primary Teaching Site