Chief Resident Immersion Training (CRIT) Online Application

Chief Resident candidates must:

  • Have accepted a chief resident position in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, or Emergency Medicine for the next academic year
  • Expect to spend greter than 50%  time teaching during their chief resident year
  • Be able to attend the entire training
  • Complete a Chief Resident CRIT Application

16th Annual Immersion Training in Addiction Medicine: CHIEF RESIDENT Application

Application materials are no longer being accepted for the 2017 cycle. Please check back in summer/fall of 2017 for information on the 2018 program.

To complete the application process, we require: 1) A CV; 2) a personal statement (300 words or less) describing your motivation and goals for participation in the CRIT Program, and the percentage of time teaching during your Chief Residency. Relate your interest in addiction medicine to your previous training, upcoming Chief Residency, your career aspirations, and how you will apply the knowledge gained at the CRIT Program; 3) a letter of nomination from your residency program director and addressed to the Immersion Training Directors, detailing the percentage of time in chief residency dedicated to teaching;and 4) a letter of support from a faculty member (mentor) who will support the integration of addiction medicine into your institution's curriculum and addressed to the Immersion Training Directors. If your Residency Director is also your mentor, please have this stated in just one letter

These letters to complete the application ought to be sent by the deadline to the Program Manager at

Note Exception: If your faculty mentor is applying along with you and completing a FM CRIT Application, his/her application will serve as this letter of support.

The Immersion Training Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). You will be asked to complete several surveys, which we will send to you. Your survey will not be available to program applicant reviewers and will not influence whether or not you are accepted. Your application will not be considered complete until you have returned the pre-course survey.
  • Please include an additional (e.g., non-institutional) email address you may be reached at
  • Write N/A if there is none.
  • Mailing Address

  • Other Information

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
  • Accepted file types: doc, pdf, docx.