General Surgery Residency Research Opportunities

As a General Surgery resident, you will have the opportunity for one to two years of research after PGY 3. Our research is funded by the Howard Holt Bradshaw Fellowship. 

Opportunities in this area include:

  • Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine
  • Population Health Sciences
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering
  • Clinical and Translational Science Institute
  • Master’s of Science in Molecular Medicine and Translational Sciences 

Surgical Oncology Research

Our Surgical Oncology research program has about 25 trials open. This program features: 

  • Cooperative group oncology trials 
  • Investigator-initiated trials 
  • Database-driven retrospective trials (HIPEC, liver, breast, esophagus, melanoma, pancreas)
  • Collaborative data-sharing studies 
  • Tissue procurement infrastructure 
  • Quality of life/outcome trials 

Wake Forest Research Institutes and Centers