Internal Medicine Tyler Residency Application

Application and Interview Day Information

All residency applicants must apply through ERAS only, and all positions will be filled only through the NRMP. Only applications submitted through ERAS will be reviewed. Applications will be reviewed from October 21, 2020 through the deadline of January 15, 2020. All invitations to interview will be sent by January 22, 2020. Due to an anticipated high volume of residency applications, if candidates are not selected for an interview then they will not be contacted.

Due to safety precautions related to COVID-19 all interviews this year will be conducted virtually via videoconferencing and not in person. Interviews will be conducted on Tuesday and Friday afternoons during the interview season as follows:


  • Friday, November 6th
  • Tuesday, November 10th
  • Friday, November 13th
  • Tuesday, November 17th
  • Friday, November 20th


  • Tuesday, December 1st
  • Friday, December 11th
  • Tuesday, December 15th
  • Friday, December 18th
  • Tuesday, December 22nd


  • Friday, January 8th
  • Tuesday, January 12th
  • Friday, January 15th
  • Tuesday, January 19th
  • Friday, January 29th


  • Tuesday, February 2nd
  • Friday, February 5th

The virtual interview day will be conducted via videoconference and be supplemented by additional informational materials provided to invited applicants in advance of the interview day along with materials available for review on the program website, including a virtual tour experience. The virtual interview day will begin at 12:00 p.m. and will include a program overview, question and answer time with residency program leadership and residents, one faculty interview and one interview with the program director. The virtual interview day will conclude by 5:00 p.m.

Selection Guidelines

The following guidelines are used by the Residency Selection Committee to identify applicants to be interviewed and considered for final eligibility and ranking for appointment:

  • Graduate of an accredited LCME/AOA medical school
  • Passing USMLE Step 1 and/or COMLEX Level 1 score is required for U.S. and international graduates with application submission (transcript required)
  • Passing USMLE Step 2 CK and/or COMLEX Level 2 score is required for U.S. and international graduates (transcript required)
  • ECFMG certification is required with application submission for international graduates
  • Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE) is required
  • Two letters of recommendation are required from faculty with whom the applicant has worked closely. A third letter of recommendation is optional and encouraged but not required
  • Submission of a curriculum vitae is required
  • Personal statement submission is also required
  • Must be able to complete three years of residency training in the categorical program
  • Must be able to assume all responsibilities of training on the specified date of contract; all appointees must report for orientation during the last two weeks of June
  • Must have current ACLS certification before start date and maintain current status throughout time in training
  • Institution does sponsor J1 Visas but not sponsor H1B or other Visas


Virtual Application Packet

Click the link below to download the PDF documents in our Virtual Application Packet, including an “Acknowledgements” page you must print, sign and return to us as part of your application process.