Externship

residency program.

Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, California is an extremely busy Level I trauma
center in the “Central Valley” of California. The UCSF Fresno OMFS residency program which is
centered at Community Regional Medical Center, Fresno, is currently accepting applications for
clerkship/externship. Our program is a “full scope” residency training program and serves as an
academic tertiary care center for the OMFS profession. Residents gain a broad exposure to nearly
all areas of maxillofacial surgery including: facial trauma, head and neck pathology and microvascular
reconstruction along with usual areas of OMFS surgical endeavor. Externs will be
expected to function in the same capacity as a resident by attending daily rounds, daily clinic, oncall,
scrubbing into daily OR cases, and attending all conferences and seminars. The candidate
should be interested in pursuing a career in OMFS.

The externship is open to 3rd and 4th year dental students attending an accredited U.S. or
Canadian Dental School. Length of externship is 1 week mandatory, 2 weeks maximum. Please
provide the following:

1. Letter of intent with dates of proposed clerkship
2. Letter of recommendation from school faculty
3. Current copy of CV
4. 2×2 color photo
5. Current copy of grades
6. Current copy of BLS (CPR)
7. Proof of insurance liability
8. Hepatitis, MMR, current TB

Email requested items to Breana Contreras at bcontreras@fresno.ucsf.edu

You will be contacted by me and/or the chief resident after all information is received. Thank
you.