Program summaries should include information you have learned about a program, for example:

  • impressions of the PD, APDs, other faculty/attendings
  • impressions of the residents
  • culture of the program, pressure on residents to read quickly
  • exposure to procedures, how do readouts work, moonlighting available etc.
  • hospital characteristics: size, trauma, pediatric exposure, community/academic/mixed etc.
  • types/number of spots available, ESIR available
  • fellowship matches

Program Summaries

New York - New York
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Program
Hospital: U.S. News 2019-20 Best Hospitals Honor Roll
Setting: New York City ranked #10 in Niche 2019 Best Cities for Young Professionals.

Competitive NYC salary, Solid DR and strong IR training, well-funded for research/conferences, PD approachable and well-connected, residents seemed happy! Great pre-interview dinner
May have less volume compared to NYU, NY Presbyterian.
J-1 and H-1B