Applications must be received via the Electronic Residency Application Service.
For information about ERAS and how to obtain the software,
please contact your Dean's office. International Medical Graduates
(for requirements or see below) will also need to apply via ERAS.
During the Match season, NO APPLICATIONS will be
accepted other than those sent through ERAS.
To inquire about the status of your application, please call collect
to: Mrs. Beverly Cline - Residency Program Coordinator (816)276-7650
or contact us by email at:
We schedule interviews beginning in October and continuing through
We have 2 interview groups (AM & PM) each day that we interview. If
you selected the AM group, your day will begin at 8:15 am with
interviews, discussion about Research Family Medicine Residency,
Benefits, and other interesting points about our program, a hospital
tour, lunch, and clinic tour will round out your day by 2:00 pm. If
you selected the PM group, your day with us will begin at 10:15 am
where you will join the AM group for the discussion about Research
Family Medicine Residency, Benefits, and other interesting points
about our program, a hospital tour, lunch, clinic tour, and 3
interviews will round out your day by 3:30 pm. You will have time
for informal discussions with our residents/staff during your tour
clinic and residency offices.
We encourage you (and your guest)
to partake of a fine restaurant dinner with residents on the night
before your interview or at the conclusion of your interview day.
Those arrangements will be discussed with you when making your
Starting residency training can be quite stressful so we have
developed a rotation for our new residents that is aimed at reducing
the stress. New residents are expected to report for our Three Day
Orientation during the last week of June in preparation for
“Introduction to Family Medicine”, that begins July 1st as your
first full Block of residency. During this time, new residents will
get to know each other, our teaching physicians and staff as well as
achieve certain competencies and certification courses while
experiencing residency both in the hospital and clinic settings..
PROGRAM APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Our program participates in the National Resident Matching Program
(NRMP) and Electronic Application Servces (ERAS). Applications
received by any other method will not be considered.
Three Letters of reference and a Dean's Letter.
Must report scores of all attempts (pass or fail) at USMLE and
COMLEX (more than 1 fail on any combination of exams will not be
A copy of your medical school transcript
In addition to the above, if you are an International Medical
Graduatethe following also applies:
We sponsor only J-1 Visas.
Must have graduated from Medical School within the last 2 years from
the anticipated start of Residency (example: The Residency Program
you are applying for begins 7/1/2020; you must have a Graduation date
in 2018, 2019 or 2020.)
More than 1 fail on any combination of USMLE or COMLEX exams will
not be considered
Must show demonstrated interest in Family Medicine
Minimum of 4 months of clinical training in the US with physicians
that are willing to provide reference letters.
Meet all requirements of the ECFMG including the Clinical Skills
Must have excellent English language communication skills
International medical graduates will also need to apply via ERAS and
can obtain information about ERAS by contacting the Educational
Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates at:
3624 Market Street, Philadelphia PA 19104-2685
Fax: (215) 386-9196