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Rady Children's Specialists

Emergency Medicine

Application Process

We use the Electronic Residency Matching Service (ERAS) for the application process. Please visit the ERAS website to apply.

ON THE ERAS WEBSITE, OUR PROGRAM IS LISTED UNDER PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE (EMERGENCY MEDICINE) BUT IS OPEN TO RESIDENTS FROM BOTH EMERGENCY MEDICINE AND PEDIATRIC TRAINING PROGRAMS.

In addition to the completed application form, the following items are required for consideration and need to be sent to ERAS:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement explaining your interest and goals in pediatric emergency medicine
  • Three letters of recommendation, one of which must be written by your program director
  • Recent photograph
  • USMLE scores
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)/Dean’s letter
  • Medical school transcript

Application Deadline

The deadline for the 2020-21 application season is Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020.