Interview dates will be November 2015 through January 2016 for both PGY-1 and PGY-3 positions.
To apply, visit the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). For the categorical track, you do not need to submit a separate application to the Department of Pediatrics Residency Program.
Both positions will be participating in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) match.
Educational Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certificates are required at the time of application for all foreign medical graduate applicants, and U.S. residency training is required for the PGY-3 position. International medical graduates seeking a residency position must enter the training program on a J-1 or H-1B1 visa, unless a citizen of the United States or holding an Alien Registration Card. For J-1 visas, visit the ECFMG website for further information: www.ecfmg.org. For information on H-1B1 visas, visit Emory University's International Student and Scholar Programs at www.emory.edu/ISSP/.
We accept both D.O. and M.D. applicants, and will use COMPLEX scores and USMLE scores for our evaluations. USMLE Step 2 CS and Step 2 CK scores are not required by the time of application, but must be submitted prior to contract.
PGY-1 and PGY-3 Training Tracks
We offer two training tracks for potential residents. The categorical track is five years of continuous training (two years of general pediatrics and three years of child neurology). The reserved track is three years of child neurology training. Residents having completed at least two years of general pediatrics training in an ACGME accredited program are eligible to apply.
Applicants should anticipate interviews over a one day period. The first part of the day will be with the general Pediatric Residency Core program, followed by interviews with the Pediatric Neurology Program.
Applicants should anticipate interviews over a one day period with the Pediatric Neurology Residency Program.