Goals and Objectives

Goals and Objectives

The Plastic Surgery curriculum (goals and objectives) is provided to residents and attendings for education and assessment. The curriculum not only is an educational tool, but a guide for assessment. Residents should utilize the curriculum to direct independent study and self-assessment. Attendings should utilize the curriculum to direct resident teaching and assessment. The curriculum is the tie between education and assessment.

See below for goals and objectives of the individual rotations:


The Plastic Surgery curriculum is broken down according to the Six General Competencies:
  1. Medical Knowledge
  2. Patient Care
  3. Practice Based Learning and Improvement
  4. Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  5. System Based Practice
  6. Professionalism