We accept three outstanding physicians with a strong pediatric background into our child neurology residency program each year.
We welcome inquiries from highly motivated candidates who have completed one of the following in residency programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education:
The preliminary pediatric training is offered at the University at Buffalo. You must apply separately for the preliminary pediatric years and be accepted by the Department of Pediatrics.
You also must participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).
Submit your application through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for pediatrics.
Through ERAS, please submit the following:
Graduates of foreign medical schools must submit:
Submit your application through the San Francisco Matching Program (SF match) for child neurology.
In most cases, acceptance with pediatrics is usually guaranteed once you match with SF match.
Sept. 30 prior to your PGY-3 year
October through early January
Interviews with pediatrics are scheduled on the same day with child neurology.
Expect to meet with three to four faculty members, including:
You also will meet with current residents.
You will be evaluated based on information you provide in your application and during your interview. Factors considered include:
The residency program director will base preliminary selections on academic credentials:
Foreign medical school graduates also must have:
The residency program director ranks all applicants who meet minimum criteria. Candidates ranked favorably will be invited for an interview.
Applicants selected for ranking via the National Residency Matching Program must be acceptable to both the Department of Internal Medicine and the Department of Neurology. The program director, in consultation with the Residency Advisory Committee, makes the final ranking and selection.
If you have questions, please contact: