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Applying to the Medicine-Pediatrics Residency

The Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program at Baystate Medical Center participates in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)program for the residency application process. For information on applying to our Med-Peds residency, visit the ERAS website.

Your application should be received by late December.

ERAS Application Requirements

  • Completed ERAS Application Form
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • MSPE
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Personal Statement
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (One Departmental letter)
  • USMLE Step I and II Scores
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  • All residency candidates must fulfill Baystate Resident Appointment Requirements.

International Medical Graduates 

We require US clinical experience for international applicants.


J1 Visas

Baystate Medical Center sponsors J1 Visas through ECFMG for applicants who are eligible for appointment to a residency or fellowship position.

H1B Visas

The availability of the institution to support H1B Visas is very limited and not generally available; however, upon request from a Program Director and under exceptional circumstances, the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Baystate Medical Center will review H1B applications on a case by case basis.


ERAS applications are reviewed and are based on academic performance, passing USMLE/COMLEX I & II scores and letters of recommendation, qualified applicants receive an invitation to interview extended by letter and e-mail.

We interview from November through January.

Please feel free to call Janet Williams at 413-794-3998 with any questions that you may have.

We look forward to hearing from you.