Application Requirements

We recruit 21 Pediatrics, 4 Med-Peds, 1 Combined Child Neurology-Pediatrics, and 1 Combined Genetics-Pediatrics resident per year.

Our Program Directors do not review information (CVs, letters, etc.) prior to applying for residency.

We only accept applications through ERAS.

We offer positions only through the NRMP.

After receiving and reviewing applications, the Program Directors will send out invitations if you are invited to interview.

We do not have minimum board score requirements, though we do have a very competitive program and higher scores can enhance your application as a whole.

We accept applicants with either an M.D. (Doctor of Medicine) or D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine) degree.

We accept International Medical Graduates (IMG’s) into our program.  UAB sponsors both J-1 and H-1 Visas (on an individual basis).  You must have a valid ECFMG certificate.

Three letters of recommendation are required in addition to a Dean’s letter.  We also require a personal statement, medical school transcript and photo.  We do not require TOEFL scores.