PAACS accepts a limited number of candidates each year for residency from among African doctors who wish to become trained as surgical specialists and are willing to serve at a hospital approved by PAACS upon graduation.


To find out more about our PAACS training programs and how to apply, see a specific program for details:

Egypt – Harpur Hospital

General Surgery Program

Ethiopia – Soddo Hospital

General Surgery Program

Kenya – Kijabe Hospital (GS)

General Surgery Program

Kenya – BethanyKids at Kijabe Hospital

Pediatric Surgery Program

Kenya –  Tenwek Hospital

General Surgery & Orthopaedic Programs

Malawi – Malamulo Adventist Hospital

General Surgery Program

Tanzania – Arusha Medical Center

General Surgery Program

Watch this video to find out more about the PAACS training program

SPECIAL NOTE:  PAACS does NOT provide training scholarships for anyone except those who have been accepted into a PAACS training program. One must be accepted before applying for a scholarship.


PAACS Resident Testimonies

PAACS is blessed to be able to educate and disciple residents in 10  different hospitals. All of our residents have amazing stories that led them to pursue a career in surgery. We are honored to share some of the testimonies of their journey of becoming a PAACS surgical resident.