Application Information

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The University of Tennessee accepts nine residents per year through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). The program is highly competitive, and solid academic credentials should be considered necessary prerequisites. Interested applicants should complete the Association American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) application. 


A complete application consists of:

  • Current Photograph (required)
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical School Transcript
  • MSPE
  • USMLE or COMLEX Scores (Step 1 score is required with submission of your initial application)
    (Step 2 CS and CK scores are required prior to the deadline for submission of the rank list)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation (including the OBGYN chair)

Interview Information

Interviews are granted by invitation only and will be held at the end of October 2018 through December 2018. Approximately 100 interviews are granted and are divided over 6 interview dates.

The confirmed interview dates for the 2018-19 year are:

  • November 1, 2018
  • November 8, 2018
  • November 15, 2018
  • November 29, 2018
  • December 6, 2018
  • December 13, 2018

International Medical Graduate Requirements

A complete application consists of the items listed above under the "Application Process" title plus a valid ECFMG certificate. You must have passed USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 on your first attempt. Graduation from Medical School should be within the last five years.

We offer a J1 Visa only. Please do not submit an application to our program if you require a H visa.

Graduation from Medical School should be within the last five (5) years. If your graduation date is prior to 2012, work experience as a physician in a clinical setting for at least 2 years during the period from 2014 to 2016 is strongly preferred.

Questions about the application process can be directed to our Residency Training Manager, Paula Odom.

Contact Us

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program

853 Jefferson Avenue, Rm E102
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-4795
Fax: (901) 448-7075

Paula Odom
Residency Training Manager

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