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We appreciate your interest in our program and look forward to hearing from you.

More information about Emory University is available at http://www.emory.edu and http://med.emory.edu/GME/.  The Atlanta Chamber of Commerce has information on the city at http://www.metroatlantachamber.com.

Our program participates in

  • ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). It is open for applications starting on July 1st. Their contact information is Association of American Medical Colleges
2450 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037-1126; 202-828-0400. Their website is https://www.aamc.org/services/eras/
  • The Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MATCH. The rank order list date is in mid-December with a notification date in mid-January. Their contact information is National Resident Matching Program, 2501 M Street, NED, Suite I, Washington, DC 20037-1307; (202) 828-0676. Their website is http://www.nrmp.org/

Our program requires that applicants have passed part III of the USLME by MATCH date and be eligible for a GA medical license. We require that residents in the program obtain a Georgia medical license and a DEA license. For additional information, please see the Emory University Resident Handbook (available on the website) and Composite State Board of Medical Examiners website at http://www.medicalboard.state.ga.us/professionals.html.

Once we have received and reviewed your completed application we may contact you to arrange an interview. Applicants spend a day meeting with various faculty and current residents and visiting several of our sites. Generally, interviews occur from September to mid-December.

Documentation required for a Complete Application

Interviews may be scheduled after all of this information is received.

Through ERAS

  • MyERAS Application
  • Letters of Recommendation (at least 3; one from psychiatry program director)
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)/Dean's Letter
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • Completed Psychiatry Requirements Form
  • Wallet Size Color Photograph
  • USMLE Transcript (Transmitted by the NBME)
  • COMLEX Transcript (Transmitted by the NBOME for DO applicants)
  • ECFMG Status Report (For International Medical Graduates only) 

Please contact the program if you have any difficulty with the application process.

Lauren Lough, Program Coordinator
lauren.lough@emory.edu

Arden D. Dingle,MD, Program Director
adingle@emory.edu