Application Process

Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery Fellowship

ChristianaCare offers two appointments each year to the Surgical Critical Care fellowship, with the opportunity to advance to a second-year to complete Acute Care Surgery training. Qualified applicants will have successfully completed a minimum of three years (for the Surgical Critical Care fellowship) or five years (for the Acute Care Surgery fellowship) of education and training in an ACGME-accredited General surgery residency program.

The Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery Fellowship Programs select candidates based on academic credentials, previous experience, communication skills, and personal qualities such as motivation and integrity. The programs do not discriminate with regard to sex, base, age, relation, color, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

Applicants to the Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery Fellowships must submit a complete application via SAFAS by July 1st, and will be chosen through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)on Match Day. Interview dates will begin in May and run through July.

For more information or questions regarding applications to the program call 302-733-4260 or email