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How to Apply - Family Medicine Residency Program

A. The residency uses ERAS for all applications to our residency program and will look for the following information to be in ERAS:

  • Personal Statement

  • Current CV


  • Dean's letter from US grads/ECFMG from international medical school graduates

  • Medical school transcripts

  • Letters of recommendation from most recent third and fourth-year rotations.  A minimum of three letters from each year of clinical rotations. Please include a letter of recommendation from a Family Medicine attending physician who has worked closely with you.

  • Graduation from an approved medical school determined by using the World Directory of Medical School's list of recognized schools within the last two years; 

  • USMLE or COMLEX Transcripts.  

B. International Medical Graduates (IMGs). In addition to the requirements listed above, IMGs must have the following:

  • ECFMG Certification
    An ECFMG Certificate is required before you will be granted an interview.  IMGs who have not yet graduated must complete the application with the ECFMG.  Interviews may be granted to IMGs without an ECFMG Certificate if they are currently enrolled in medical school and they meet the other application criteria.  For further information please contact:

    Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
    3624 Market Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104-2685
    Tel: (215) 386-5900

    NOTE: We do not sponsor VISAs of any type.

    For more information please contact:
    Lori Sather
    Program Coordinator
    Family Medicine Residency Program 
    Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican 
    [email protected]