Yes, second and third year residents along with their research mentors develop a project suitable for presentation at a national conference and/or publication. The results of this project are presented at "Residents' Day" in the Spring.
First call — every 5-10 days
Senior call — one week at a time every 5-10 weeks
All residents take home call
Yes, they travel to Blanchfield Army Hospital for refractive surgery
Nepal - International Ophthalmic Rotation
**Travel expenses are covered by Vanderbilt**
Yes, each resident will present 5-6 Grand Rounds per year.
No. We do however take USMLE scores under serious consideration when reviewing applicants.
- Pediatric Ophthalmology
- Vitreo-Retinal Surgery (2 years)
500+ applications were received
Approximately 50 Applicants were interviewed