You can apply for our ACGME-accredited residency / fellowship in pediatric surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center through the Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS) website:  

The completed application must be received no later than Dec. 31. All applications are reviewed by our training committee, and select applicants are asked to visit for a personal interview.

In addition, three letters of recommendation are required: one from the director of your current training program, one from a surgeon with whom you have worked and one from another professional with whom you are personally acquainted, preferably a pediatric surgeon.

Contact Us

For more information about the Pediatric Surgery Department at Cincinnati Children’s, contact Mollly Vargo at or 513-803-7791.