Thomas Jefferson University

Application Process

The TJUH EM Residency Program participates in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP) and uses the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Application requirements include:

  1. Enrollment in or graduation from an accredited school of medicine
  2. Successful completion of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 examination or the COMLEX examination
  3. Three letters of recommendation, of which one must be from an emergency medicine faculty member
  4. Availability to work all days of the week during residency

We interview by invitation from November through January. We encourage you to complete your application as soon as possible, since we only review completed applications. If you have not heard from us, please feel free to contact us and we will inform you of the status of your application.

Contact Information

If you need more information on our program, please contact:

Ms. Lori Berryman
EM Residency Program Coordinator
Department of Emergency Medicine
1651 Thompson Building
1020 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 955-9837
(215) 955-9870 fax

We wish you the best of luck during the upcoming year.