How to Apply
- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship: How to Apply
Applications are being accepted now through the end of September. Interviews are scheduled through the end of November.
- Ideally, the candidate will have successfully completed three (or four) years of an ACGME accredited Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program.
- Although we prefer candidates to be U.S. citizens or green card holders, we will consider J-1 visa holders.
- We participate in the National Resident Matching Program for Child and Adolescent Fellowships. It is an early match which occurs in January.
- Our Resident Benefit Summary and a sample of our Resident Agreement can be found at: www.pennstatehershey.org/residency.
- Please send the following documents to: Dana Wendling; Department of Psychiatry, H073; Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center; 500 University Drive, P.O. Box 850; Hershey, PA 17033-0850
- Common Paper Application (Link)
- Curriculum Vitae (current)
- Personal Statement
- Board Scores (copies): USMLE 1, 2 is required, USMLE 3 if PSY 3 or above. COMPLEX scores for DO applicants.
- Valid ECFMG certificate (if IMG)
- Dean's Letter from Medical School (copies)
- Medical School Transcripts (copies)
- 3 Reference Letters (one letter must be from your current Training Director addressing professional integrity and performance. The two additional letters must be from faculty you have worked with)
- If you have been a resident in a training program already, a letter from your previous Program Director, documenting performance; professional integrity; length
- Description of rotations you have/or will completed from current and/or previous Program Director
- Completed Attestations Form
- Letter explaining time gaps if necessary
Complete applications are required for consideration.