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Plastic Surgery Sub-internship: In Person

UC San Diego Division of Plastic Surgery will open up away rotations to visiting students starting in Block 1 (May 8 - June 4). Applicants can begin submitting requests on March 1, 2024. Notification decisions begin April 1, 2024.  

Division of Plastic Surgery Scholarship for Medical Students without a Home Program: Visiting Sub-internships

Program Overview:

One funded visiting subinternship position for 4 weeks in the division of plastic surgery at the University of California San Diego in San Diego, CA in August/ September 2024. This opportunity is reserved for a highly qualified applicant without a home plastic surgery program.

  • Funding will include up to $2000 for housing, travel, and meals.

  • The student will get to select a faculty member that will serve as a mentor and advisor.

  • The student will meet 1:1 with the plastic surgery program director and chief.

  • The student will have the opportunity to speak with plastic surgery residents at the program prior to starting the rotation to discuss tips and advice for succeeding during the clerkship.

  • The student will receive an award upon completion of the clerkship.

Application Requirements:

Applicants for the funded sub-internship must be fourth year medical students applying for integrated plastic surgery residency in Fall/Winter 2024, and be eligible for the 2025 Match. Any rising MS4 is welcome to apply. 

Scholarship applications are due: March 20, 2024 and acceptances will be sent by April 30, 2024. 

Please click here to apply for the UC San Diego Division of Plastic Surgery Scholarship for Students without a Home Plastic Surgery Program.


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