We recruit 24 Pediatrics, 4 Med-Peds, 1 Combined Child Neurology-Pediatrics and 1 Combined Genetics-Pediatrics 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 do not accept applications from applicants who have been out of medical school for more than 10 years. 

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 J-1 Visas only (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.

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