Presence Health

Many members of the surgical residency faculty at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital hold faculty appointments at University of Chicago, University of Illinois College of Medicine and/or other well-known Chicago-area universities. These physicians lead the educational activities of the program, which include grand rounds, morbidity and mortality conferences, vascular conferences and surgical diseases of the gastrointestinal system, as well as skills lab curriculum.


Leadership & Organization

Mark M. Connolly, MD, FACS
Chairman and Program Director

Kathy McGaghie
Residency Coordinator

Matthew Blecha, MD
Assistant Director, Surgical Education

Program Evaluation Committee

Additional General Surgery Teaching Staff