Residency Program Application Criteria
The Bayfront Medical Center Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program operates under the standard academic calendar year. Program year starts in July and culminates in June of following year.
We participate in the National Resident Match Program. Therefore, interested applicants must submit an application and all supporting documents online through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). All complete applications are reviewed on an individual basis. An application is considered "complete" when the following information has been received:
  • Dean's Letter
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Written Personal Statement
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least two of these should be from members of the Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology of your school, affiliate. hospital or elective course, and current within the last 12 months)
  • United States Medical License Examination (USMLE) Scores Part I and II
  • Osteopathic applicants must have completed one year of a traditional internship to be considered
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certification (if applicable)
  • We do not sponsor Visas
The Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) Residency Training Selection Committee reviews applications for four (4) categorical PGY 1 positions and selects the most qualified candidates to enter into the NRMP Match. Applications for the OB/GYN Residency Program are accepted from August through Novemeber 30th of each academic year.
Selection and Appointment

Available resident positions are dependent upon the current authorized number (as filed at the ACGME); the space available in the post graduate year; and funding and faculty resources available to support the training of residents (according to the special requirements of the program).

All Bayfront Medical Center residency programs shall participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) for PGY-1 level Residents.

Residency training directors and their advisory committees shall review Bayfront Medical Center residency program applications to ensure equal access to the program. Eligible resident candidates will be selected and appointed according to ACGME and Bayfront Medical Center's requirements.

Foreign Medical School Graduates must have a current dated or (stamped) "Indefinite" certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). They must have passed Steps I and II of the United States Medical Licensing Examination issued by a U.S. licensing jurisdiction.

We do not sponsor any Visas.

Resident appointments are for a maximum of 12 months (July to June). Residents may enter the program at other times during a post-graduate year, but must complete all requirements according to the objectives and structure of the program. Bayfront Medical Center Residency programs have no provisions for "shared" or "part-time" positions.

You must register for the "match" (NRMP). We do not accept applicants outside of the "match". The application for the residency program can by found at
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