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    Wake Forest Baptist Medical
    Department of Pediatrics
    Medical Center Boulevard 
    Winston-Salem, NC 27157


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Pediatric Residency Application

The Pediatric Residency Program at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a participating member of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). All applicants must register with the ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) of the NRMP (www.nrmp.org). Only applications submitted through ERAS will be accepted. Hard copy applications submitted via mail, fax or electronic mail will NOT be accepted. 

Application Information 

  • Applications through ERAS only 
  • Interviewing October - January, usually on Fridays 
  • DO applicants welcome (prefer but not require) USMLE testing in addition to COMLEX 
  • Away or visiting rotations are not required but are available by contacting www.wakehealth.edu/school/visiting-students
  • We ask for a minimum of 3 letters of recommendation but will accept up to 4.  Departmental letters (aka Chair letters) are welcome but not required.  At least one letter should be from a member of a academic pediatric faculty.

For Our Foreign Medical Grads 

  • Graduation from medical school within 2 years of start year 
  • USMLE score minimum of 220 on first attempt 
  • Clinical experience within the USA (with LOR from this experience) 

Correspondence relating to application materials should be directed to: 

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center 
Pediatric Residency Program 
Department of Pediatrics 
Medical Center Boulevard 
Winston-Salem, NC 27157 
Phone: 336-716-2694 
Email: pedsres@wakehealth.edu

Completed files are reviewed and invitations to interview are extended through ERAS. Interviews are scheduled on Fridays beginning in late October and continuing through January. 

If invited to interview, you will be able to stay at a hotel owned by our medical center for a discounted rate: The Hawthorne Inn. Please try to arrive in time to attend dinner with our residents the evening before your interview.

 

  • Contact Us
  • 336-716-2694

    pedsres@wakehealth.edu

  • Additional Information

    Please email us if you would be interested in speaking with one of our alums in your area.


    Wake Forest Baptist Medical
    Department of Pediatrics
    Medical Center Boulevard 
    Winston-Salem, NC 27157


    Donate Now
    Donate to Residency Fund

    *select pediatric residency education from menu