All positions are filled through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Details of the NRMP requirements can be found in the NRMP Handbook for U.S. Medical Students. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, in the order in which they are received. All applications for our program must be submitted to ERAS by October 1, 2012, in order to be considered for the positions available for the 2013/14 academic year.
We are only accepting Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) applications. Contact the Office of Student Affairs at your school for instructions on how to apply using ERAS. Make sure you include a one-page personal statement. Do not be modest. If you believe you have done exceptional things or have an interesting background, tell us!
- Dean’s Letter
- Three (3) Letters of recommendation from faculty sponsors
- Your medical school transcript
- USMLE Step 1 score (required)
- USMLE Step 2 and CS scores (required prior to February 1, 2013)
All applications are screened by our Selection Committee. Committee members are all faculty of the Department of Pediatrics.
All applicants will be notified promptly by contacting ERAS as to when their application was received in the Residency Recruitment Office. In most situations, the Dean’s letter must be reviewed before an interview offer will be made. Typically, offers for interviews will be sent by e-mail by the second week of November
Interviews will be scheduled to start November 12, 2012 and will end January 17, 2013. Unfortunately we will not be able to offer interviews during the Thanksgiving holiday November 21, 2012 to November 25, 2012 season and the winter holiday starting December 21, 2012 to January 6, 2013.