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The Brody School of Medicine
Pediatrics Residency



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APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications are accepted through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), through ERAS only. The application deadline is
December 31st.  No paper applications will be accepted.

Interviews are scheduled by invitation October 29 through January 31.
The Department will arrange and pay for hotel accommodations the night before the interview.

The following materials should be submitted through ERAS:

Letter from Dean of Medical School
Three (3) letters of recommendation 
     (preferably, one Chairman's letter - but not required)
Medical School Transcript
CV and Personal Statement
Scores from the National Board of Medical Examiners
     (USMLE Step I & II)

Application correspondence should be addressed to:
     Karin M. Hillenbrand, MD, MPH
     Pediatric Program Director
     Brody School of Medicine at ECU
     Department of Pediatrics, Brody 3E139
     Greenville, NC, 27834

 

Requirements for international medical graduates:
One year of residency training in the US or Canadian medical system
     (applicants without this experience will be considered if letters of  
     support can attest to the ability of work in the US hospital system)
Successful passage of USMLE Step I and Step II on the first attempt
Graduation from medical school within the last 2 years
     (applicants out of med school more than 2 years prior to application
      may be considered on a case-by-case basis)
Eligible for ECFMG certification
Only J1 visas are sponsored by our hospital

 

For more information about the application and interview process contact:
      Residency Coordinator
     
pedresidency@ecu.edu
     (252) 744-3041