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Application Process

Applications are accepted from any physician who has completed an ACGME accredited clinical training year (PGY1) that has provided at least eleven months of direct patient contact. We utilize the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for applications.  The following will be required for a complete application:

  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Medical school transcript
  • Copy of Medical School Diploma
  • Dean's letter from medical school (optional)
  • Certificate of completion of PGY1 clinical year (and subsequent years, if applicable)
  • Copy of board certification (if applicable)
  • Copy of current licensure and DEA certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of USMLE, FLEX, or other nationally recognized assessment examination results
  • Three letters of recommendation, one of which will be from the Program Director at the end of preliminary (clinical) year, and will include the following:

Inquiries should be directed to Deana Bellis. Authors of letters of recommendation can mail them directly to the Program Coordinator at the following address:

Deana Bellis
Preventive Medicine Residency Program Coordinator
College of Public Health
111 Washington Avenue, Suite 220
Lexington, KY 40536-0003
Phone: 859-218-2100
Fax: 859-257-9862