Medical Student Education Office

UK Department of Surgery Education Office
UK Albert B. Chandler Medical Center

MN 273, 800 Rose Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
859-323-5870

The Department of Surgery considers the training of residents and medical students as one of its highest priorities. To that end, the Surgery Education Office works with faculty on educational services and research projects. Surgery faculty members teach the third and fourth year medical school courses and oversee the training of residents and fellows.

Co-Directors

Cortney Lee



Cortney Y. Lee, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Department of Surgery

Emily Marcinkowski, MD



Emily Marcinkowski, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Department of Surgery



Course Support Staff

Jamie Ward, MPH
Health Education Coordinator

Joyce Iun
Senior Data Coordinator

Michael Jax
Information Technology Manager
Manager, Center for Advanced Training and Simulation

For any questions regarding courses, electives, research opportunities, shadowing, etc., please contact Jamie Ward at jamie.ward@uky.edu.