Acute Care Surgery Fellowship

Welcome! Hartford Hospital, the primary teaching hospital for the University of Connecticut, is accredited for a two-year Acute Care Surgery Fellowship by the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) Committee on Acute Care Surgery.

The Surgical Critical Care Fellowship consists of 12 months of valuable rotations with considerable options for elective time. The fellow will spend approximately 4 months in the Trauma/General Surgery ICU. The remainder of the year will be spent rotating through the Neuro-trauma ICU, the Cardiothoracic surgery ICU, and the Palliative Care and Anesthesia Services at Hartford Hospital.

The Acute Care Surgery Fellowship consists of an additional year including Emergency General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Transplant Surgery and Vascular Surgery. Additionally, there is ample time available for individualized electives during this year including but not limited to Burns, Research, Pediatrics, or International Rotations.