The Peter J. Deckers, MD General Surgery Residency Program Endowment

Gifts to The Peter J. Deckers, MD General Surgery Residency Program Endowment will create an endowed fund to enhance the education of surgical residents at UConn Health.

Peter Deckers, MD, the former dean of the UConn School of Medicine and executive vice president of UConn Health, transformed the surgical residency program in Greater Hartford and trained thousands of medical students to become clinical surgeons. This endowment honors his legacy as an educator and ensures the continued excellence of the general surgery residency program.