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Welcome Applicants - How to Apply

How to Apply

Our Residency Program accepts applications through ERAS, the Electronic Residency Application Service. We accept applications through December 15, 2023. Interviews take place from mid-October through early-January. If you are selected to interview, you will be contacted either by phone or email.

We will begin reviewing applications and arranging interviews after all of the following are received:

  • ERAS Application
  • Personal Statement, addressing:
    • Desire to work with underserved communities
    • Interest in full spectrum training
    • Level of Spanish proficiency
    • Future practice plans
    • A list of your senior rotations
  • Letters of Recommendation (3 or more)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • USMLE/COMLEX Scores

The MSPE must be received by the time of your interview.

For more information or if you have further questions, please email our program administrator:
Cindy Au, GME Program Administrator: [email protected]

Minimum interview criteria:

Applicants must meet one of the following medical school graduation qualifications:

  • Graduate of a medical school in the United States or Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
  • Graduate of a college of osteopathic medicine in the United States accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • Graduate of a medical school outside the United States or Canada that:
    • Holds a current valid certificate from the Educational Council on Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) or
    • Has a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a United States licensing jurisdiction in which they are training

Residency Program Contacts

Morehouse School of Medicine Dominican Hospital Santa Cruz Family Medicine Residency
1555 Soquel Drive
Santa Cruz, California 95065
Office: 831-462-7296
Fax: 415-591-6478

Program Adminstrator: Cindy Au - [email protected]
Program Manager: Sheera Nowlin - [email protected]
Program Director: Walt Mills, MD, MMM, CPE - [email protected]