Application Information

Thank you for your interest in our Otolaryngology Residency Training Program.  Please review our application process below.

Application process

Our institution sponsors J1 visa only.

Allegheny Health Network participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), and processes applications via Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®).  Applications are reviewed after all materials have been received.

The application to the Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Residency Program includes the following:

  • Completed application
  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcript from your medical school
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE Step 1 results are required for consideration
  • USMLE Step 2 results and COMLEX results should be submitted if taken
  • If you are a graduate of a foreign medical school, your application must also meet the following requirements:
    • J-1 visa eligibility - if needed for employment
  • ECFMG certified prior to any interview