Transitional Year Residency Application Process
The Transitional Year program is listed in the National Resident Matching Program Directory. ACGME ID Code: 999-40-00-101. Questions or requests for a printed brochure may be directed to:
Program Coordinator, Transitional Year
Graduate Medical Education Department
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
2801 N. Gantenbein Ave.
Portland, OR 97227
Applications are accepted via ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). Please contact your Dean's Office for information. Invitations to interview are sent after a complete application is received and reviewed. A complete application includes: Dean's letter, personal statement, three letters of recommendation, transcripts, a curriculum vitae and a recent photograph.
The interview day will introduce the applicant to both the program's sponsoring services: Internal Medicine and General Surgery. Applicants will attend resident conferences, tour each hospital and have the opportunity to meet a variety of housestaff. Each applicant will interview with the Program Director and one additional faculty member. Applicants are encouraged to spend time with housestaff for their input about the program.