Applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).  This service is available through your medical school or the ECFMG if you are a foreign medical graduate.  Foreign medical graduates must have a valid and current ECFMG certificate.  We only accept J1 Visas – no H1-B visas are accepted.  The Adult Neurology Residency Program interviews for 3 PGY 1 Categorical positions each year.

Application Requirements

  • USMLE Step I and II with a minimum score of 220 or above on first attempt only.
  • If IMG – at least 6 months of current US clinical experience is required. (Clinical experience is official clinical rotations working with attending physicians and exposure to patient care.)
  • Graduation from medical school within the last two years, or currently in ACGME approved residency.
  • ECFMG certification at time of hiring for FMG's (if offered contract)
  • Only J1 Visa accepted - Marshall School of Medicine will NOT sponsor H1 visa.
  • Application submission deadline – October 31.
  • Items necessary for application: NO EXCEPTIONS
    • USMLE Scores for Step I and Step II CS
    • ERAS application with Photo
    • Medical School Transcript
    • Personal Statement
    • Three letters of recommendation; at least two letters must be from a neurology chairman/program director/faculty at a teaching institution.
    • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
    • Updated CV
  • Positions available each year:  All applicants for must apply through ERAS
    • Three Categorical PGY 1
  • If offered a contract, candidate must complete and pass a mandatory drug screening and background check.