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Program Eligibility

Applicants are eligible for the program if they meet the following requirements:

  • Have completed (or will complete by July 1st of expected start year) an ACGME-accredited residency program
  • Have passed all components of the U.S. Medical Licensure Examination, including:
    • Step 1
    • Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge)
    • Step 2 (Clinical Skills)
    • Step 3
  • Have fulfilled the eligibility requirements for certification by the American Board of Pediatrics

International applicants must also provide evidence of the following:

  • Certification by the Educational Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  Information on ECFMG Certification may be obtained at http://www.ecfmg.org
  • Successful completion of the ECFMG English Examination