Applying to Residency in Internal Medicine

Applying in IM 2024-2025? Here’s what you should be doing over the summer!

  1. Meet with your Medicine FSA. 

  1. Review your personal statement and attend one of the Student Affairs workshops: 

    • Tues, July 23rd 5:00pm-6:30pm  
    • Mon, Aug 19th 5:00pm-6:30pm
  1. Start working on a program list—resources to use include FREIDA-AMA, Texas STAR-Dashboard 2024 and your FSA and school Deans. 

  1. Please reach out to Alyssa Pace at  apace@bu.edu if you have not already to set up a meeting with Dr. Ananthakrishnan regarding your medicine Departmental letter. 

  1. You will also need to meet with Departmental leadership as part of your Departmental letter.

Students with last names A-L: please contact Vanessa Nguyen at vanessa.nguyen@bmc.org to schedule a meeting with Dr. Sushrut Waikar (Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine) if you have not already done so.

Students with last names M-Z: please contact Jamie Chan at jamie.chan@bmc.org to schedule an individual meeting with Dr. Gopal Yadavalli (Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Medicine) if you have not already done so.

  1. Submit here by August 28th at 5pm: 

  • ERAS application draft
  • Personal statement draft
  • CV (updated to reflect all your activities as of August 2024)
  • Medical school transcript (updated with all rotations up to August 2024, including block 11)
    • Instructions on how to request your unofficial transcript here
  • Program signal list
  • Geographic signal list

Click here to review Informational Session about applying in Internal Medicine and Dr. Noronha’s and Dr. Ananthakrishnan’s ERAS tips

 

GENERAL INFORMATION