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The St. Mary’s Medical Center General Surgery Residency Program appoints categorical residents through the NRMP (National Residency Matching Program). Our program only accepts applications through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) and is listed as Kansas City University-GME Consortium (KCU-GME Consortium)/St. Mary’s Program.

If you have additional questions, please contact:
Karen Blair, General Surgery Residency Program Coordinator
P: 816-655-5534

Application Process

Accepting Applications: 2022-2023
Application Deadline: October 1, 2021
Positions: 1
Interview Dates: October 30, 2021
ACGME program number: 4402800389
NRMP program code (which applicants will use to rank the program): 1987440C1

The application package consists of the following:

  • ERAS application
  • Personal statement
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (Dean’s Letter)
  • USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 scores/COMLEX Level 1 and Level scores
  • Official medical school transcript
  • Minimum of three letters of recommendation

Selection Criteria

Invitations for interviews are extended to selected candidates on the basis of residency program-related criteria. Candidates are chosen on the basis of their medical training, general achievements, and personal qualities such as their preparedness, ability, aptitude, academic credentials, communication skills and personal qualities such as motivation and integrity. Programs will not discriminate with regard to race, gender, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation (including gender identity) or status as a protected veteran. During the interview, applicants will meet the director of medical education, program director, members of the selection committee, program faculty, and residents in order to assess the personal qualities that are required of a successful resident. Applicants will receive a tour of our facilities and will have plenty of opportunities to ask questions.

Our program does not offer VISA sponsorship at this time.

Thank you for your interest in our residency programs.



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