How to Apply for OB/GYN Residency Program

Selection Criteria  

The Saint Peter's University Hospital Residencyin Obstetrics and Gynecology will select eligible applicants on the basis of their preparedness, aptitude, academic credentials, personal characteristics, and ability to communicate. In the process of selecting residents, the program shall not discriminate against any candidate with regard to sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, disability, or veteran status. International medical graduates (IMGs) must have a valid ECFMG certificate and be a U.S. citizen or a U.S. permanent resident or obtain a J-1 Exchange Visitor Visa.

No U.S. clinical experience is required. Please refer to the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Web site for certification
details: A passing grade on Step 2 of the USMLE is required as part of the application. The application must be completed by the deadline of December 1. The following will be needed in order for your file to be complete:

  • Completed copy of the ERAS Application Form
  • Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Copy of Step 1, Step 2 and Step 3 USMLE scores
  • Certified copy of medical school transcript
  • Copy of medical school diploma or verification of graduation from the medical school
  • Dean's letter
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • IMGs only: ECFMG certificate

Applications accepted via ERAS only. For other concerns, please feel free to contact:  

Mary Ellen Hobler, Residency Program Coordinator
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Saint Peter's University Hospital / Drexel University College of Medicine
254 Easton Avenue, MOB 4th Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Telephone: (732) 565-5415
Fax: (732) 342-8479

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