Emory Urology Residency for MDs

urology attendings and residents in the OR

Residency training in urology at the Emory University School of Medicine is a five-year program that includes one year of general surgery training, followed by four years of training in urologic surgery. A three-month portion of the general surgery year is also allocated to urology training. Four residents per year are selected from a large applicant pool through the urology match performed by the American Urological Association (AUA).

Applications are processed through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Applicants matching in urology at Emory University are also required to do their general surgery training at Emory. Following completion of the urology match in January, accepted residents will be matched through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) for the pre-urology training in general surgery under the preliminary program urology match number at Emory University in March.

The dates and times listed below are for applications and interviews for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Application Open Date: September 15, 2018

Application Deadline: September 30, 2018 (applications received after this date will not be considered)

Interview Dates: 

October 29, 2018 (Monday)

November 2, 2018 (Friday)

November 12, 2018 (Monday)

December 5, 2018 (Wednesday)

Application Requirements:

  • Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) Application

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

  • Personal Statement

  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (minimum, but four (4) will be accepted and considered)

  • USMLE Step I Scores (USMLE Step II Scores – optional, but gladly accepted)

  • COMLEX Scores (if applicable)

  • Medical School Transcript

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certificate (if applicable)

  • Dean's Letter, a.k.a. Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) (required, but not crucial to making a complete application)

Interview Offers:

Interview offers will be made to all selected, eligible candidates the week of October 17, 2018. All candidates will be contacted via telephone in no particular order. ABSOLUTELY NO e-mail offers will be extended via ERAS.  

Candidates: Please make sure that your PREFERRED telephone number is current on your ERAS Application.

Contact Information:

Jenny Alff, C-TAGME
Urology Residency Program Coordinator
1365 Clifton Road NE, Suite B1400, Atlanta, GA 30322
jalff@emory.edu
404.778.4615
404.778.4321 (Fax)

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