Program Admission

Colorectal Surgery Program

To qualify as an applicant for the Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency Program at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC), you must have completed a 5 year General Surgery Program accredited by the ACGME and be able to qualify for a Maryland Medical License.

Application Procedures

Application to the Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency Program at Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) will be through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) only.  No paper applications will be accepted.

A completed application to our program will consist of:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Photograph
  • Photostatic copy of Medical School grades and diploma.
  • Letter from your medical school documenting your performance.
  • General Surgery Residency Program Director's Letter
  • Three Letters of Recommendation - At least one of which must be from your General Surgery Residency Program
  • Director
  • Personal Statement
  • ECFMG Status Report (Foreign Medical Graduates Only)

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS: August 31, 2012

Number of Positions:      1
NRMP Program Code:     1241060FO
Program Contacts:         Pat Walker
443-849-6910  Monday - Friday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 9 (EST)     
E-mail address: pwalker@gbmc.org

Mailing address:
George Y. Apostolides, M.D.
Program Director
Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency Program
Physicians Pavilion North Building
6535 North Charles Street - Suite 445
Towson, MD 21204

GRADUATES OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL SCHOOLS 

ECFMG CERTIFICATION

To enter the Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency Program at GBMC, you must hold a current, valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
IMGs with a graduate date before 2001, must submit USMLE Part 1, USMLE Part 2 and a passing English test or TOEFL before being eligible for an interview.
 

VISAS FOR GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION OR TRAINING     

Permanent Resident
Employment Authorization from the INS
Exchange Visitor J-1

For further information regarding residency training in the U.S. contact:

 ECFMG

3624 Market Street-4th Floor

Philadelphia PA 19104-2685
202-828-0566
mailto:www.ecfmg.org

NRMP
2450 "N" Street NW, Suite 301
Washington, DC  20037-1141
202-828-0566
mailto:www.nrmp.org

 

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