Survey of Surgery Residencies
Animal Use in General Surgery Residency Programs in the United States: An Ongoing Survey
Updated: Oct 17, 2023
Programs Using Animals (55)
- AdventHealth Orlando – Orlando, Fla.
- 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/Cape Fear Valley Health – Fayetteville, N.C.
- Cedars-Sinai Medical Center – Los Angeles, Calif.
- Danbury Hospital – Danbury, Conn.
- George Washington University – Washington, D.C.
- Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital – Wyandotte, Mich.
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Mount Sinai Hospital) – New York , N.Y.
- Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, Md.
- Kaiser Permanente Southern California (Los Angeles) – Los Angeles, 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.
- Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Bronx, N.Y.
- Morehouse School of Medicine – Atlanta, Ga.
- Naval Medical Center (San Diego) – San Diego, Calif.
- New Hanover Regional Medical Center – Wilmington, N.C.
- New York Medical College at Metropolitan Hospital Center – New York, N.Y.
- New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) – New York, N.Y.
- New York University (NYU) Grossman School of Medicine (Brooklyn) – Brooklyn, N.Y.
- New York University (NYU) Grossman School of Medicine – New York, N.Y.
- Oregon Health & Science University – Portland, Ore.
- Orlando Health – Orlando, Fla.
- Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Philadelphia, Pa.
- 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.
- Saint Joseph Hospital – Denver, Colo.
- Sparrow Hospital – Lansing, Mich.
- Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System – Spartanburg, S.C.
- St. Agnes Healthcare – Baltimore, Md.
- Stamford Hospital/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons – Stamford, Conn.
- St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital/Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) – Youngstown, Ohio
- St. Mary’s Hospital (Waterbury) – Waterbury, Conn.
- TriHealth (Good Samaritan Hospital) – Cincinnati, Ohio
- University of Alabama Medical Center – Birmingham, Ala.
- University of Arizona College of Medicine (Tucson) – Tucson, Ariz.
- University of California (San Diego) Medical Center – La Jolla, Calif.
- University of Cincinnati Medical Center/College of Medicine – Cincinnati, Ohio
- 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 Miami/Jackson Health System – Miami, Fla.
- University of Mississippi Medical Center – Jackson, Miss.
- University of Puerto Rico – San Juan, Puerto Rico
- University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center – Los Angeles, Calif.
- University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston – Houston, Texas
- Wake Forest University School of Medicine – Winston-Salem, N.C.
- Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine – Kalamazoo, Mich.
- Western Reserve Health Education/Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) – Warren, Ohio
Programs Using Only Nonanimal Methods (214)
- Brookwood Baptist Health – Birmingham
- University of South Albama Health – Mobile
- Abrazo Health Network – Glendale
- Creighton University School of Medicine/Valley Health Medical Center – Phoenix
- HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center – Phoenix
- Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Arizona) – Phoenix
- Midwestern University GME Consortium/Mountain Vista – Mesa
- University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix – Phoenix
- University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine – Little Rock
- Arrowhead Regional Medical Center/Kaiser Permanente (Fontana) – Colton
- Community Memorial Health System – Ventura
- Huntington Memorial Hospital – Pasadena
- Kaweah Delta Health Care District (KDHCD) – Visalia
- Loma Linda University Health Education Consortium – Loma Linda
- 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 Davis Health – Sacramento
- 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
- HCA HealthONE/Sky Ridge Medical Center – Lone Tree
- HCA HealthONE/Swedish Medical Center – Englewood
- Kansas City University GME Consortium/St. Anthony Hospital – Lakewood
- Quinnipiac University Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine (Waterbury Hospital) – Waterbury
- Yale-New Haven Medical Center – New Haven
- Christiana Care Health Services – Newark
District of Columbia (2)
- Howard University – Washington
- MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital – Washington
- Broward Health – Fort Lauderdale
- Cleveland Clinic (Florida) – Weston
- Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine – Boca Raton
- Florida State University College of Medicine – Tallahassee
HCA Healthcare/East Florida Division GME/Kendall Regional Medical Center – Miami
HCA Healthcare/Mercer University School of Medicine/Orange Park Medical Center – Orange Park
- HCA Healthcare/University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine GME/Brandon Regional Hospital – Brandon
- HCA Healthcare/University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine GME/Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point – Hudson
- Larkin Community Hospital – South Miami
- Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Jacksonville) – Jacksonville
- Memorial Healthcare System Hollywood Florida – Pembroke Pines
- Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida – Miami Beach
- University of Central Florida/HCA Healthcare GME (Greater Orlando) – Orlando
- University of Central Florida/HCA Healthcare GME (Ocala) – Ocala
- University of Florida College of Medicine Jacksonville – Jacksonville
- University of Miami Hospital and Clinics/Holy Cross Hospital – Fort Lauderdale
- University of Miami/JFK Medical Center Palm Beach Regional GME Consortium – Atlantis
- University of South Florida Morsani – Tampa
- Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center – Fort Gordon
- Emory University School of Medicine – Atlanta
- HCA Healthcare/Mercer University School of Medicine/Memorial Health University – Savannah
- Medical College of Georgia – Augusta
- Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville
- The Medical Center Navicent Health/Mercer University School of Medicine – Macon
- WellStar Atlanta Medical Center – Atlanta
- University of Hawaii – Honolulu
- 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 Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago – Chicago
- University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago (Metropolitan Group) – Chicago
- University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago (Mount Sinai) – Chicago
- University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria – Peoria
- St. Vincent Hospitals and Health Care Center – Indianapolis
- Central Iowa Health System (Iowa Methodist Medical Center) – Des Moines
- Iowa Medical Education Collaborative – Des Moines
- HCA Healthcare Kansas City/Menorah Medical Center – Overland Park
- University of Kansas (Wichita) – Wichita
- University of Kentucky College of Medicine (Bowling Green) – Bowling Green
- Louisiana State University – New Orleans
- Louisiana State University (Shreveport) – Shreveport
- Ochsner Clinic Foundation – New Orleans
- Tulane University – New Orleans
- Maine Medical Center – Portland
- Anne Arundel Medical Center – Annapolis
- MedStar Health (Baltimore) – Baltimore
- National Capital Consortium – Bethesda
- Sinai Hospital of Baltimore – Baltimore
- 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
- Ascension Genesys Hospital – Grand Blanc
- Ascension St. John Hospital – Detroit
- Beaumont Health (Farmington Hills) – Farmington Hills
- Beaumont Health (Trenton and Dearborn) – Trenton
- Central Michigan University College of Medicine – Saginaw
- Detroit Medical Center Corporation – Detroit
- Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University – Detroit
- Garden City Hospital – Garden City
- 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
- Spectrum Health/Michigan State University – Grand Rapids
- St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor – Ypsilanti
- St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland – Pontiac
- University of Michigan Health System – Ann Arbor
- University of Michigan Health-West – Wyoming
- Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester) – Rochester
- University of Minnesota – Minneapolis
- Kansas City University GME Consortium/St. Mary’s Medical Center – Blue Springs
- University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine – Kansas City
- Creighton University School of Medicine (Omaha) – Omaha
- University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) School of Medicine – Las Vegas
- Valley Health System – Las Vegas
New Hampshire (1)
- Dartmouth-Hitchcock/Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital – 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/Inspira Medical Center – Vineland
- Jersey Shore University Medical Center – Neptune City
- Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine/Jefferson Health/Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital – Stratford
- Rutgers Health/Community Medical Center – Toms River
- Rutgers Health/Monmouth Medical Center – Long Branch
- Rutgers Health/New Jersey Medical School – Newark
- Rutgers Health/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School – New Brunswick
- St. Joseph’s University Medical Center – Paterson
New Mexico (1)
- University of New Mexico School of Medicine – Albuquerque
New York (26)
- Arnot Ogden Medical Center – Elmira
- Bassett Medical Center – Cooperstown
- BronxCare Health System – Bronx
- Flushing Hospital Medical Center – Flushing
- Garnet Health Medical Center – Middletown
- Harlem Hospital Center – New York
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Morningside/West) – New York
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (South Nassau) – Oceanside
- Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center – Bronx
- Maimonides Medical Center – Brooklyn
- New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital – Brooklyn
- New York-Presbyterian Queens – Flushing
- New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center – New York
- Nuvance Quest – Poughkeepsie
- One Brooklyn Health System/Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center – Brooklyn
- St. Barnabas Hospital – Bronx
- St. John’s Episcopal Hospital-South Shore – Far Rockaway
- Stony Brook Medicine/University Hospital – Stony Brook
- Stony Brook Medicine – Stony Brook
- SUNY Downstate Health Science Center at Brooklyn – Brooklyn
- University at Buffalo – Buffalo, N.Y.
- University of Rochester – Rochester
- Westchester Medical Center – Valhalla
- Wyckoff Heights Medical Center – Brooklyn
- Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell at Lenox Hill Hospital – New York
- Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell at Staten Island University Hospital – Staten Island
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
- Akron General Medical Center/Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) – Akron
- Cleveland Clinic Foundation – Cleveland
- Cleveland Clinic Foundation/South Pointe Hospital – Warrensville Heights
- Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati – Cincinnati
- Kettering Health Network – Dayton
- Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center – Toledo
- MetroHealth Systems/Case Western Reserve University – Cleveland
- Mount Carmel Health System – Grove City
- OhioHealth/Doctors Hospital – Columbus
- Summa Health System/Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) – Akron
- University of Toledo – Toledo
- Western Reserve Health Education – Cuyahoga Falls
- Wright State University – Dayton
- Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences – Tulsa
- University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center – Oklahoma City
- Samaritan Health Services – Corvallis
Albert Einstein Healthcare Network – Philadelphia
- Crozer-Chester Medical Center – Upland
Easton Hospital – Easton
Geisinger Health System – Danville
- Lehigh Valley Health Network/University of South Florida College of Medicine – Allentown
- Main Line Health System/Lankenau Medical Center – Wynnewood
- Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University/TJUH – Philadelphia
- St. Luke's Hospital – Bethlehem
- Tower Health – West Reading
- University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Medical Education (Mercy) – Pittsburgh
Rhode Island (1)
- Brown University – Providence
South Carolina (3)
- HCA Healthcare Grand Strand Regional Medical Center – Myrtle Beach
- Medical University of South Carolina – Charleston
- Prisma Health-Midlands/University of South Carolina School of Medicine (Columbia) – Columbia
South Dakota (1)
- University of South Dakota School of Medicine – Sioux Falls
- University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Chattanooga – Chattanooga
- University of Tennessee College of Medicine (Nashville) – Nashville
- Texas Health Resources – Fort Worth
- 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
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley – Harlingen
- University of Utah Health – Salt Lake City
- University of Vermont Medical Center – Burlington
- 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
- University of Virginia Medical Center – Charlottesville
- Virginia Commonwealth University Health System – Richmond
- St. Joseph’s Hospital – Tacoma
- Swedish Medical Center/First Hill – Seattle
- University of Washington – Seattle
- Virginia Mason Medical Center – Seattle
West Virginia (2)
- Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University (Charleston Division) – Charleston
Marshall University School of Medicine – Huntington
- Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation – La Crosse
- University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics – Madison