The Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program (the Program) is an ACGME-accredited, one-year surgical critical care training program, under the auspices of the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. The prerequisite for applicants is completion of an approved general surgery residency or minimum of three years of general surgery residency with a categorical position to finish the last two years after fellowship. The Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education for two positions per academic year. Acceptance is made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). The program utilizes the facilities of community-based hospitals. All facilities are modern, fully equipped and staffed, and are an integral part of the overall program. The Program Director is responsible for program management and has the required authority to arrange for adequate teaching facilities, teaching staff, resident staff, educational resources and the materials and research facilities. Each academic year begins July 1 and ends June 30.