Frequently Asked Questions
Question: What are the application requirements for the Danbury Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program?
Answer: We need the following items:
- Current Curriculum Vitae
- Letters of Recommendation (3)
- Personal Statement
- Medical School Transcripts
- USMLE Scores
- Complex Scores (if applicable)
- ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)
- Visa Status (if applicable)
Question: Does the Internal Medicine residency program accept applications from foreign medical graduates and do we sponsor visas?
Answer: Yes, H1-B Visa's and J-1 Visa's.
Question: Does Internal Medicine participate in ERAS and NRMP?
Question: Do we accept outside applications?
Answer: No, we ONLY ACCEPT applications from ERAS applicants.
Question: How many applicants do you accept per year?
Answer: Internal Medicine usually accepts 12 Categorical residents per year. We start reviewing our applications in September and setting up interviews in October and November. You will be notified with an e-mail if you are selected to interview.
Question: What USMLE steps are required?
Answer: Step 1 and Step 2 CS and CK are required.
Question: Is US clinical experience required?
Answer: Preferred but not mandatory.
Question: What is the medical school graduation year?
Answer: Within past 5 years.
Please contact us if you have questions about the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Danbury Hospital, or would like more information.
Internal Medicine Residency