Application Process

Applications for the three-year and four-year continuum in Anesthesiology are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The program director reviews credentials and selects applicants to visit the department for an interview. Interviews are conducted from October to February. Final selection of residents is by committee, based upon the application and the interview. The residency program abides by the rules of the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) for final selection of trainees. The University of Maryland Anesthesiology Program’s NRMP numbers are as follows:

  • Anesthesiology, 4-year Categorical: 1252040C0
  • Anesthesiology, 3-year Advanced: 1252040A0

Residency Applications are directed to Dr. Caron Hong and should include the following:  

  • ERAS Common Application Form
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) or Dean’s Letter
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation from current supervising faculty or teachers
  • USMLE or NBOME Step 1 Score, and if available, Step 2 scores
  • Medical School Transcript

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