Application Process

Applicants interested in the Dermatology Residency program at NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medicine should apply through the electronic residency application service (ERAS).

ERAS application complete with:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE Step I and II with minimum scores of 200
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Dean’s letter
  • At least three (3) letters of recommendation, none older than six (6) months from the time of application

There are 4-5 Resident available spots per year. Applicants for the residency training program must be students at or graduates of approved medical schools in the United States or Canada, and must successfully complete a preliminary (PGY-1) year before being eligible to begin dermatology residency training (PGY-2). We also accept applications from International Medical Graduates, but only if they have completed PGY-1 training in the US, hold a current, valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).

Weill Cornell Medicine participates in a Common Interview Week with other New York City programs during the month of January. Applicants selected will be contacted in December via email. The deadline for completed applications is November 1st.