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The UCLA Department of Surgery was founded by William P, Longmire, Jr., M.D. one of the preeminent surgeons of the second half of the 20th Century. Dr. Longmire arrived in Southern California in 1948 from Johns Hopkins Hospital where he trained under the famous surgeon Alfred Blalock, M.D. Dr. Longmire brought the great traditions of the Halsted Residency Training Program to UCLA. This training program emphasized graduated responsibility for the residents and the close integration of the resident in the care of the surgical patient.