Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Medical Students Information
Fourth Year Externship

Fourth year medical students from outside institutions are invited to submit an application for an externship rotation at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Externs are encouraged to rotate between the months of July and November.

Students from foreign medical schools are allowed to rotate only between the months of January and June.

In order to apply for a rotation, please complete both the attached application and the Thomas Jefferson University Registrar's form for either domestic students or international students. After your forms have been submitted, we will contact you to verify the status of your application.

Please send your completed application materials to:

Program Director

Alan S. Hilibrand, MD

Kelly Quici         Medical Student Coordinator
925 Chesntu Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Todd J. Albert

Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA
Professor and Chair,
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Letter from
James J. Purtill, MD

Residency Program Director

Department of
Orthopaedic Surgery

925 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(267) 297-2440

Kelly Quici, Coordinator

We participate in the National Residency Match Program and utilize the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

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