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Residency Training Program Applicaton Information

To learn more about how to apply to the Residency Training Program in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, please review the subsections listed below.

Transtional Year Requirements (PGY1)
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Applicants
Combined Pediatrics/PM&R Residency Applicants
International Medical Graduates (IMGs)

In addition to the general application requirements, IMGs should meet these additional requirements:

  1. Applications are accepted only through ERAS.
  2. Deadline for complete application is October 15th. No materials will be accepted after that date.
  3. Residents in our program must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, asylee, or possess the appropriate documentation to allow Resident to legally train at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine.
  4. No more than five years from graduation from medical school is acceptable.
  5. Exemplary medical school transcript is required.
  6. Passing of USMLE must be on first attempts, with a score of 200 or above. Those who have failed the USMLE at first attempt will not be interviewed.
  7. Completion of the PGY-1 year must be a clinical year in a U.S. accredited hospital, with three months spent in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. The Director of PM&R must write a letter of recommendation.
  8. No observerships are offered.
  9. ECFMG certification must be complete before applying.

Acceptable ACGME Accredited PGY1