The Department of Psychiatry Residency Training Program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). The program uses the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).
Residents will be selected based on their preparedness, ability, aptitude, academic credentials, communication skills and personal qualities. The following materials are used for evaluation of all resident candidates:
Original ERAS application and/or updated curriculum vitae
Three letters of recommendation
Notarized copy of medical school diploma (plus translation if not in English)
Original copy of MSPE (plus translation if not in English)
Original and final medical school transcripts (plus translation if not in English)
Interview with program directors
United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) scores (minimum passing score required)
For resident candidates who have graduated from foreign medical schools, the following additional criteria apply:
Clinical experience, however, it is not necessary to have U.S. clinical experience
Education Comission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certification
J1 or H1 visa
For further information, please contact our Program Coordinator, Mrs. Bertha Leandry at 718-920-7967 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.