American Society of Plastic Surgeons
For Consumers

Career Resources

Heading into the job market can be daunting unless you are prepared for every step of the job search. In the Career Resources section of the Job Opportunity Board, ASPS supplies information to use as a guide in preparing for your job search and securing a position.

Working With Recruiters

How to work with recruiters when searching of a plastic surgery position.

Preparing Your Credentials

How to prepare your cover letter and curriculum vitae: they should not only be a good indicator of your plastic surgery education, training and experience, but should also make a professional impression on the practice representative.

Interviewing Tips

Your impressive CV and intelligent cover letter has secured you an interview. Learn how to prepare and what questions do you ask.

Obtaining References

How many do you need, who do you choose to write the letters and can you influence what is written?

Ten Things I Wish I Knew

The Young Plastic Surgeons Forum shares their “Top Ten” list of focus areas that require greater attention prior to entering the real world of the plastic surgery practice.