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Animal Use in Allopathic and Osteopathic (†) General Surgery Residency Programs in the United States: An Ongoing Survey

Updated: December 4, 2019

Programs Using Animals (58)

  • AdventHealth Orlando – Orlando, Fla.
  • (†) Arnot Ogden Medical Center – Elmira, N.Y.
  • (†) Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital – Warren, Mich.
  • Ascension Providence/Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (MSUCHM) – Southfield, Mich.
  • Beaumont Health (Royal Oak) – Royal Oak, Mich.
  • (†) Campbell University – Fayetteville, N.C.
  • Creighton University School of Medicine/Maricopa Medical Center (Phoenix) – Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Creighton University School of Medicine/St. Joseph's Medical Center (Phoenix) – Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Danbury Hospital – Danbury, Conn.
  • George Washington University – Washington, D.C.
  • (†) Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital – Wyandotte, Mich.
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System – Miami, Fla.
  • Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, Md.
  • Kaiser Permanente Southern California (Los Angeles) – Los Angeles, Calif.
  • Loma Linda University Health Education Consortium – Loma Linda, Calif.
  • Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Memorial Center – Torrance, Calif.
  • Loyola University Medical Center – Maywood, Ill.
  • Massachusetts General Hospital – Boston, Mass.
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University – Chicago, Ill.
  • (†) Medical City North Texas Consortium Graduate Medical Education – Fort Worth, Texas
  • Medical College of Georgia – Augusta, Ga.
  • Medical University of South Carolina – Charleston, S.C.
  • Morehouse School of Medicine – Atlanta, Ga.
  • Naval Medical Center (San Diego) – San Diego, Calif.
  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center – Wilmington, N.C.
  • (†) New York University (NYU) School of Medicine (Brooklyn) – Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Oregon Health & Science University – Portland, Ore.
  • Orlando Health – Orlando, Fla.
  • Prisma Health-Upstate/University of South Carolina School of Medicine – Greenville, S.C.
  • Riverside Community Hospital/University of California Riverside School of Medicine – Riverside, Calif.
  • (†) Sparrow Hospital – Lansing, Mich.
  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System – Spartanburg, S.C.
  • Spectrum Health/Michigan State University – Grand Rapids, Mich.
  • St. Agnes Healthcare – Baltimore, Md.
  • Stamford Hospital/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons – Stamford, Conn.
  • St. Mary’s Hospital (Waterbury) – Waterbury, Conn.
  • TriHealth (Good Samaritan Hospital) – Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Tulane University – New Orleans, La.
  • University of Alabama Medical Center – Birmingham, Ala.
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine (Tucson) – Tucson, Ariz.
  • University of California Davis Health – Sacramento, Calif.
  • University of California (San Diego) Medical Center – La Jolla, Calif.
  • University of Colorado – Aurora, Colo.
  • University of Connecticut – Farmington, Conn.
  • University of Florida – Gainesville, Fla.
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine – Kansas City, Kan.
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine – Louisville, Ky.
  • University of Maryland – Baltimore, Md.
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center – Jackson, Miss.
  • University of Puerto Rico – San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • University of South Alabama – Mobile, Ala.
  • University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center – Los Angeles, Calif.
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Chattanooga – Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston – Houston, Texas
  • University of Virginia Medical Center – Charlottesville, Va.
  • University of Washington – Seattle, Wash.
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine – Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine – Kalamazoo, Mich.

Programs Using Only Nonanimal Methods (154)

UNITED STATES

Alabama (1)

  • Brookwood Baptist Health – Birmingham

Arizona (5)

  • Abrazo Health Network – Glendale
  • HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center – Phoenix
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Arizona) – Phoenix
  • (†) Midwestern University Osteopathic Postdoctoral Training Institute – Mesa
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine (Phoenix) – Phoenix

Arkansas (1)

  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Little Rock

California (11)

  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center/Kaiser Permanente (Fontana) – Colton
  • Huntington Memorial Hospital – Pasadena
  • Kaweah Delta Health Care District (KDHCD) – Visalia
  • Riverside Community Hospital/University of California Riverside School of Medicine – Riverside
  • San Joaquin General Hospital – French Camp
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital – Santa Barbara
  • Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University – Stanford
  • University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center – Los Angeles
  • University of California San Francisco (East Bay) – Oakland
  • University of California (San Francisco)/Fresno – Fresno
  • University of California San Francisco – San Francisco

Colorado (4)

  • HealthONE Sky Ridge Medical Center – Lone Tree
  • (†) HealthONE/Swedish Medical Center – Englewood
  • (†) Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences-GME Consortium/St. Anthony Hospital – Lakewood
  • Saint Joseph Hospital – Denver

Connecticut (2)

  • Quinnipiac University Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine (Waterbury Hospital) – Waterbury
  • Yale-New Haven Medical Center – New Haven

Delaware (1)

  • Christiana Care Health Services – Newark

District of Columbia (2)

  • Howard University – Washington
  • MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital – Washington

Florida (16)

  • Cleveland Clinic (Florida) – Weston
  • Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine – Boca Raton
  • Florida State University College of Medicine – Tallahassee
  • HCA West Florida GME Consortium/Brandon Regional Hospital – Brandon
  • HCA West Florida GME Consortium/Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point – Hudson
  • Kendall Regional Medical Center – Miami
  • Larkin Community Hospital – South Miami
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Jacksonville) – Jacksonville
  • Memorial Healthcare System (Hollywood) – Pembroke Pines
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida – Miami Beach
  • University of Central Florida/HCA GME Consortium (Greater Orlando) – Orlando
  • University of Central Florida/HCA GME Consortium (Ocala) – Ocala
  • University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville – Jacksonville
  • University of Miami Hospital and Clinics – Fort Lauderdale
  • University of Miami/JFK Medical Center Palm Beach Regional GME Consortium – Atlantis
  • University of South Florida Morsani – Tampa

Georgia (5)

  • Emory University School of Medicine – Atlanta
  • Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center – Fort Gordon
  • Medical Center of Central Georgia/Mercer University School of Medicine – Macon
  • Memorial Health-University Medical Center/Mercer University School of Medicine (Savannah) – Savannah
  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville

Hawaii (1)

  • University of Hawaii – Honolulu

Illinois (10)

  • Carle Foundation Hospital – Urbana
  • (†) Franciscan Health Olympia Fields – Olympia Fields
  • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital (Chicago) – Chicago
  • Rush University Medical Center – Chicago
  • Southern Illinois University – Springfield
  • University of Chicago – Chicago
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago (Metropolitan Group) – Chicago
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago – Chicago
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago (Mount Sinai) – Chicago
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria – Peoria

Indiana (1)

  • St. Vincent Hospitals and Health Care Center – Indianapolis

Iowa (2)

  • Central Iowa Health System (Iowa Methodist Medical Center) – Des Moines
  • Iowa Medical Education Collaborative – Des Moines

Kansas (2)

  • Research Medical Center/Menorah Medical Center – Overland Park
  • University of Kansas (Wichita) – Wichita

Kentucky (1)

  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine (Bowling Green) – Bowling Green

Louisiana (2)

  • Louisiana State University – New Orleans
  • Louisiana State University (Shreveport) – Shreveport

Maine (1)

  • Maine Medical Center – Portland

Maryland (4)

  • Anne Arundel Medical Center – Annapolis
  • MedStar Health (Baltimore) – Baltimore
  • National Capital Consortium – Bethesda
  • Sinai Hospital of Baltimore – Baltimore

Massachusetts (10)

  • Berkshire Medical Center – Pittsfield
  • (†) Berkshire Medical Center – Pittsfield
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center – Boston
  • Boston University Medical Center – Boston
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Boston
  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center – Burlington
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center – Boston
  • Tufts Medical Center – Boston
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School/Baystate Medical Center – Springfield
  • University of Massachusetts – Worcester

Michigan (14)

  • Ascension Genesys Hospital – Grand Blanc
  • Ascension St. John Hospital – Detroit
  • (†) Beaumont Health (Farmington Hills) – Farmington Hills
  • Beaumont Health (Trenton and Dearborn) – Trenton
  • Detroit Medical Center Corporation – Detroit
  • Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University – Detroit
  • Henry Ford Allegiance Health – Jackson
  • Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University – Detroit
  • (†) Henry Ford Macomb Hospital – Clinton Township
  • (†) McLaren Health Care/Greater Lansing/Michigan State University – Lansing
  • McLaren Health Care/Macomb/Michigan State University – Mount Clemens
  • St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor – Ypsilanti
  • St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland – Pontiac
  • University of Michigan Health System – Ann Arbor

Minnesota (1)

  • University of Minnesota – Minneapolis

Missouri (2)

  • (†) Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences-GME Consortium/St. Mary’s Medical Center – Blue Springs
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine – Kansas City

Nebraska (1)

  • Creighton University School of Medicine (Omaha) – Omaha

Nevada (1)

  • Valley Health System – Las Vegas

New Hampshire (1)

  • Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Program – Lebanon

New Jersey (12)

  • Atlantic Health (Morristown) – Morristown
  • Hackensack University Medical Center – Hackensack
  • (†) Hackensack University Medical Center (Palisades) – North Bergen
  • Hoboken University Medical Center – Bayonne
  • Inspira Health Network – Vineland
  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center – Neptune City
  • Monmouth Medical Center – Long Branch
  • (†) Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine/Jefferson Health/Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital – Stratford
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School – Newark
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School – New Brunswick
  • St. Barnabas Medical Center – Livingston
  • (†) St. Joseph’s University Medical Center – Paterson

New Mexico (1)

  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine – Albuquerque

New York (6)

  • (†) Flushing Hospital Medical Center – Flushing
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (South Nassau) – Oceanside
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center – Bronx
  • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn – Brooklyn
  • (†) Wyckoff Heights Medical Center – Brooklyn
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell at Lenox Hill Hospital – New York

North Carolina (3)

  • Mountain Area Health Education Center – Asheville
  • University of North Carolina Hospital – Chapel Hill
  • Vidant Medical Center/East Carolina University – Greenville

North Dakota (1)

  • University of North Dakota – Grand Forks

Ohio (3)

  • Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati – Cincinnati
  • Kettering Health Network – Dayton
  • (†) Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center – Toledo

Oklahoma (2)

  • Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences – Tulsa
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center – Oklahoma City

Oregon (1)

  • Samaritan Health Services – Corvallis

Pennsylvania (4)

  • Lehigh Valley Health Network/University of South Florida College of Medicine – Allentown
  • Main Line Health System/Lankenau Medical Center – Wynnewood
  • St. Luke's Hospital – Bethlehem
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Medical Education (Mercy) – Pittsburgh

Rhode Island (1)

  • Brown University – Providence

South Carolina (2)

  • Grand Strand Regional Medical Center – Myrtle Beach
  • Prisma Health-Midlands/University of South Carolina School of Medicine (Columbia) – Columbia

South Dakota (1)

  • University of South Dakota School of Medicine – Sioux Falls

Texas (3)

  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler – Tyler
  • University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals – Galveston
  • University of Texas Rio Grande Valley-Doctors Hospital at Renaissance – Edinburg

Utah (1)

  • University of Utah Health – Salt Lake City

Vermont (1)

  • University of Vermont Medical Center – Burlington

Virginia (5)

  • Carilion Clinic-Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine – Roanoke
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School – Norfolk
  • Inova Fairfax Medical Campus/Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children – Falls Church
  • Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth) – Portsmouth
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System – Richmond

Washington (3)

  • St. Joseph’s Hospital – Tacoma
  • Swedish Medical Center/First Hill – Seattle
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center – Seattle

West Virginia (1)

  • Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University (Charleston Division) – Charleston

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