Residents Bowl

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Opening Round I: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Opening Round II: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Second Round: 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Finals: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
McCormick Place West

One Plastic Surgery Residency Program will unseat the 2017 winner, University of Washington, at this one-of-a-kind event, as residents answer questions on case studies and the core curriculum of plastic surgery.

Winners of the tournament will have their names engraved on a nearly two-foot tall silver trophy and earn year-long bragging rights.

Residents Bowl 2018

All of the Resident Bowl brackets have been filled. The following plastic surgery training programs have claimed the 32 available spots in the 2018 Residents Bowl:

  • Northwestern University
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
  • Albany Medical Center
  • Washington University St. Louis
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Mount Sinai-New York City
  • New York University
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • UCLA Health
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • University of California, Irvine
  • UT Health San Antonio
  • University of Chicago Medicine
  • University of Kentucky
  • Stanford Plastic Surgery
  • University of Utah
  • Loma Linda
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • Northwell Health
  • University of Kansas
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Southern California
  • Georgetown
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
  • UMass Plastic Surgery
  • The New York-Prebyterian (Columbia/Cornell)
  • Baylor Scott & White - Texas A&M University
  • University of Washington
  • University of Claifornia, Davis
  • University of Toronto
  • Harvard
  • St. Louis University

To be added to the waitlist, email the following information to

  1. The name of the institution your team will be representing
  2. The names of all team members (no less than 2, no more than 4)
  3. The email addresses for each team member

May the best team win!

Previous Residents Bowl Winners

2017: University of Washington

Tamara Kemp, MD; Erin Miller, MD; H. Elise Min, MD; Eugene Oh, MD

2016: Southern Illinois University

Shawn Mendenhall, MD; Ryan Schmucker, MD; Chelsea C. Snider, MD

2015: Ohio State University

John Hulsen, MD; Ibrahim Khansa, MD; Joseph Meyerson, MD; Stephen Poteet, MD

2014: Ohio State University

Tyler Angelos, MD; Joseph Brown, MD; Ibrahim Khansa, MD; Cain Linville, MD

2013: University of Texas Southwestern

Huay-Zong Law, MD; Craig Lehrman, MD; Purushottam Nagarkar, MD; Jacob Unger, MD

2012: University of Texas Southwestern

Bridget Harrison, MD; Michael Lee, MD; Craig Lehrman, MD; Jacob Unger, MD