Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the application requirements for the Danbury Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program?

  • A: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)

Q: Does the Internal Medicine residency program accept applications from foreign medical graduates and do we sponsor Visa's?

  • A: Yes, H1-B Visa's and J-1 Visa's.

Q: Does Internal Medicine participate in ERAS and NRMP?

  • A: Yes

Q: Do we accept outside applications?

  • A: No, we ONLY ACCEPT applications from ERAS applicants.

Q: How many applicants do you accept per year?

  • A: 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.

Q: What USMLE steps are required?

  • A: Step 1 and Step 2 CS and CK are required.

Q: Is US clinical experience required?

  • A: Helpful but not mandatory.

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Please contact us if you have questions about the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Danbury Hospital, or would like more information.