Our Mission

Surgery Group of Los Angeles Research Foundation is dedicated to the prevention and elimination of disabling and life-threatening illnesses through clinical research and education.

Established and directed by the clinical staff of the Surgery Group of Los Angeles, the Surgery Group of Los Angeles Research Foundation supports the education and research endeavors of group physicians. Activities supported by the Foundation help our patients both regionally and globally. Through the Foundation, the Surgery Group of Los Angeles seeks to evolve, innovate, and remain at the forefront of patient care. The Foundation sponsors a focused medical education program, a multi-faceted research effort, and outreach activities to improve community health.

The foundation sponsors education and training rotations, clerkships and observerships for post-residency fellows, residents, medical students, college and high school students interested in careers in medicine. Students from across the country as well as international students benefit from the enriching educational and clinical experience they receive at Surgery Group of Los Angeles. We aspire to instill passion, awareness, and useful clinical tools to trainees considering or actively pursuing a future in medicine and surgery.