Please submit your application via ERAS making sure to include the following requirements: 
  • ERAS Common Application Form
  • Personal Statement
  • Dean's Letter
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Medical School Transcript
  • USMLE Step I Score Report
  • USMLE Step 2 Score Report (when available)
  • USMLE Step 2 CS Score Report (when available)
  • Recent Photograph (requested)
Other Applicant Criteria:

  • There is NO minimum board score requirement.
  • One year of clinical experience in the United States is preferred for international medical graduates
  • Applications are accepted through ERAS only.
Once your ERAS application has been received, we will review your material and extend invitations to those selected for an interview. Med-Peds interview days are Tuesdays and Fridays. Our interview day begins at 7:00 am and ends at 4:45 p.m.

One night of lodging is provided by the Department of Pediatrics (for categorical and Med-Peds applicants). You are invited to join some of the Medicine and Med-Peds residents for dinner at one of Birmingham’s local restaurants

Complimentary airport shuttle service is provided by the hotel.
Application Deadline: December 1st .

Additional Information for International Medical Graduates:

  • You must have a valid ECFMG Certificate
  • We sponsor both H1 and J1 Visas
For more information about applying to our program, please refer to the FAQ section: