RESIDENT TRAINING PROGRAM
The Surgeon General's Office announces that applications for the Military Resident Training Program in Army General Hospitals are being received in the Office of the Surgeon General. Under this training program any physician who qualifies for and accepts a commission in the Regular Army Medical Corps will be given the opportunity of competing for an approved residency in the field of his choice.The specialty training available for newly commissioned officers under this program is as follows:
Officers who are not selected to enter residency training on January 1, or July 1, 1949, will, if qualified,
Senior residencies in thoracic surgery, orthopedics, pulmonary diseases, pathology, ophthalmology and physical medicine.
Residencies in orthopedics, pathology and physical medicine.
Assistant residencies in obstetrics, urology, thoracic surgery, dermatology, pediatrics, anesthesia, general surgery, orthopedics, internal medicine, psychiatry, pathology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, radiology, physical medicine and clinical physicians' training.