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Application Details

The program seeks medical school graduates pursuing a career in pediatrics who have an interest in developing skills in a variety of domains including clinical care, research, advocacy, education and quality improvement.


Applicants with one of the following qualifications are eligible for appointment to accredited residency programs:

  • Graduates of medical schools in the United States and Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME);
  • Graduates of colleges of osteopathic medicine in the U.S. accredited by the American Osteopathic Association;
  • Graduates of medical schools outside the U.S. and Canada who meet one of the following qualifications:
    • Has graduated from a medical school outside the United States and has completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school;
    • Holds a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a United States licensing jurisdiction in his or her current ACGME specialty/subspecialty program;
    • Holds a currently valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates prior to appointment.

Application Procedure

Applicants for the PGY-1 level are selected through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). All applications should be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

The following should be included in your application:

  • Personal statement
  • MSPE (dean’s letter)
  • Three letters of recommendation from faculty members with whom you have worked
  • Medical school transcript(s)
  • USMLE and COMLEX scores, if applicable (Step I, II and CS when available)
  • ECFMG certification (as applicable)

Candidates requiring ECMFG certification will only be invited to interview if ECFMG certified. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or have an EAD card.

Distinction Program for Care Transformation

Resident selection into this program is via application through ERAS and selection through the NRMP. Interested candidates must apply to the distinction program through ERAS and should rank both Pediatric (Categorical) and Pediatric (Distinction) programs in NRMP.

Interview Process

After review of application materials, the program will contact qualified applicants, via Interview Broker, to schedule an interview. The program conducts interviews from mid-October through December.