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Application Process

We invite you to consider St. Joseph's Medical Center located in Stockton, CA, as you make your residency program selection.


Application Process

Applications are closed for the 2018-2019 academic year for Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine. We will accept applications in September 2018 via ERAS for the 2019-2020 academic year. 

St. Joseph's will accept J-1 Visas ONLY, however, St. Joseph's will not sponsor any type of visa. 


Documents Required:
  • Dean's Letter (not required to receive an interview invitation)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendations
  • USMLE Step 1 
  • USMLE Step 2 (some applicants are invited for an interview before scores are received)
  • Personal Statement
  • Transcript
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • ECFMG Status Report (if applicable)
  • PTAL (if applicable)
Factors important in the resident selection process include:
  • Academic qualifications
  • Dependability, responsibility, maturity, courtesy, confidence
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Sense of humor and work ethic
  • US Clinical Experience


Learn More

For more information please contact:

Lori Perreira
Family Medicine Residency Coordinator
Graduate Medical Education

Lacy Quijalvo
Emergency Medicine Residency Coordinator
Graduate Medical Education