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Residency

How to Apply

To apply to our program, candidates must use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) www.aamc.org/eras.  ERAS accepts applications beginning September 15.  Our application deadline is November 1.

After a preliminary review of your completed application, we may contact you via e-mail to schedule an interview.  Interviews for invited applicants take place from November through mid-December.

You must submit the following documents to us through ERAS:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal statement indicating your interests and career goals
  • Copy of USMLE part I & II scores
  • Copy of ECFMG certificate (IMGs)
  • Copy of visa (IMGs)
  • Official copy of medical school transcript and documents certifying completion of any postgraduate training
  • Three letters of recommendation – one of which must be from someone who can attest to your capabilities and interest in neurology
  • A comprehensive recommendation letter from your medical school’s Dean’s office
  • A comprehensive recommendation letter from the director of your PGY-1 medicine program.  If you have not yet done your PGY1 year, this can be submitted during that year

For questions on administrative aspects of the program, please contact our residency coordinator, Janet Ryan, at (732) 235-6017.