Applicant Information

Applicants to our program must currently be in good standing in an accredited Pediatric Residency Program or have previously completed at least three years of general pediatrics training.

Applications are accepted through the National Resident Matching Program ( and Electronic Residency Application Service ( Match Program. Requirements for applicants to our program include:

  • Completed ERAS application
  • Letters of recommendation from the director of the applicant’s residency training program and at least two other faculty members.
  • Personal statement
  • Medical school transcript
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • ECFMG certificate, if applicable

Following the receipt of the completed application, interviews will be held virtually. Interviews will be conducted through early/mid-September for Pediatric Gastroenterology.

More information on house staff benefits, credentialing requirements, and other important information are found on the University of Virginia Graduate Medical Education website (

For additional information, please contact

Bobbi May
Program Coordinator
Phone: 434-987-0169