Eligibility & Application

About the Program
Our program has eight (8) available PGY-1 positions. We do accept international medical graduates, but we do not sponsor visas. Also, we don't offer any observership, internship, externship, shadowing, volunteer or research opportunities.

Applicants:
  • must be ECFMG certified at the time that the application is submitted to ERAS.
  • must have worked in some primary care field within the last five (5) years.
  • must have graduated within the last five (5) years unless s/he has been a licensed, practicing physician in the United States.
  • USMLE and/or COMLEX score report(s) may not show more than one failed attempt.
  • must have at least six (6) months of hands-on US clinical primary care experience within the last two (2) years.
  • must have three (3) letters of recommendation.

Application Process
  • All PGY-1 positions are offered through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
  • Applications and required documentation must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
  • In the NRMP and in ERAS we are listed under the name Methodist Hospital (Houston)
  • Applications will be reviewed with the recruitment committee. Selected applicants are notified electronically, via ERAS, to interview

Application deadline is November 30.


Program Coordinator

Erika Robinson
424 Hahlo St.
Houston TX 77020
Tel. 713.343.5511
Fax. 713.343.5488
elrobinson@houstonmethodist.org

Program Director

Donald Briscoe, MD
424 Hahlo St.
Houston, TX 77020
Fax. 713.343.5488