How To Apply

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Prospective Applicants

We have seven (7) PGY-1 positions available each year through the National Residency Match Program.

2020 Interview Dates: 

January 10-11, 2020

Interviews will be held in two (2) separate sessions on Friday, January 10, 2020 and Saturday, January 11, 2020.  Social events will occur the evening prior to each interview day (Thursday, January 9th and Friday, January 10th).

Application Process

Our program utilizes the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). If interested in applying, please coordinate with the Dean's office at your medical school to submit your application materials via ERAS.

Application Requirements:

To apply, you must complete the Common Application Form (CAF) on ERAS, including the following:

  1.  Dean’s Letter aka MSPE
  2.  Medical student transcript with current surgery grades
  3.  At least 3 letters of recommendation (Additional letters may be submitted. Standarized letter of recommendation and/or  traditional narrative letters are both accepted)
  4.  Personal statement
  5.  USMLE Step 1 scores (Step 2 scores are not a requirement but should be shared if you have them)
  6.  Color photo


APPLICATION DEADLINE is October 15, 2019

Invitations for interviews will be sent out mid-November. Students invited to interview will have 72 hours to RSVP to Christine Pallasigui. After which time, their invitation will be forfeited and the interview position may be offered to another applicant.



For more information, please contact:

Christine Pallasigui
Residency Coordinator
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
300 Pasteur Drive, Room R144
Stanford, CA 94305-5341
Office: (650) 721-7638
Fax: (650) 498-6899