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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates

Application Process

Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates - Vascular Surgery Residency Program Application Process

Application Deadline

The application deadline for the Vascular Surgery Residency Program is October 28, 2012.
For more information please contact our Residency Coordinator:

Residency applications and the additional items below must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Application Requirements

  • Medical school academic transcript
    (including a Dean's letter)
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • USMLE/ COMLEX Scores (must possess a passing score of > 200)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Valid ECFMG certificate/J-1 visa (if applicable)

Applicants for Residency must have graduated from medical school within 3 years and meet one of the following criteria:

  • Graduates of medical schools in the U.S. and Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
  • Graduates of medical schools outside of the U.S. and Canada or Graduates of medical schools outside the U.S. who have completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school who meet the following qualifications:
    • Hold a current valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
    • Holds a J-1 Visa or is a US Citizen, a Naturalized US Citizen or permanent resident

Interview Selection Process

  • All information must be submitted prior to an application being reviewed.
  • Interviews are by invitation only. If you have been selected, we will contact you.
  • Application Deadline is October 28, 2012.
  • Interview dates
    • January 4 and 5, 2013

Additional Interview Information

For more information, contact our Residency Coordinator:

Sonia Fuentes
Cardiovascular Surgery Residency Coordinator
The Methodist Hospital
Division of Vascular Surgery
6550 Fannin Street, Smith Tower 1401
Houston, Texas 77030
713-441-6635 (office)
713-790-6298 (fax)