How to Apply

We encourage candidates to apply early, as interview slots are limited.

We accept applications for PGY-1 positions only through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS). Our program number is 1552400C0.

Required for consideration:

  • Medical school transcripts
  • Dean’s Letter
  • Personal Statement
  • At least three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX Level 1 scores (passing within two attempts)

We welcome international medical graduates; however, we will sponsor J-1 visas only and we require:

  • Fluency in oral and written English
  • Less than five years since medical school graduation

All Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1) positions are selected through the National Residency Match Program. Candidates for advanced positions may apply through ERAS or by paper application.

For further information, please contact:

Melvyna Williams
Academic Education Coordinator
Department of Psychiatry
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
(216) 844-4960

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