Medical Education

Admission

  • Appointments usually begin on July 1, except for Sports Medicine, Trauma, Hospital Medicine and Orthopaedic Trauma, which begin on August 1.
  • Appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) for Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Colon & Rectal Surgery Fellowship Programs.
  • Appointments for the Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency Program are made through the Central Application Service for Podiatric Residencies (CASPR).
  • Residencies are open to graduates of LCME, AOA, and CPME accredited medical schools and also, when applicable, of approved ACGME or AOA residencies.
  • Fellowships are open to graduates of approved ACGME or AOA residencies.
  • Preadmission physical exam and current immunization record are required.
  • Personal interviews are required.
  • United States citizens and permanent immigrants who graduate from medical schools outside the United States must be certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
    ECFMG
    3624 Market Street
    Philadelphia PA 19104
    215-386-5900
  • Non-US citizens must provide proof of permanent resident status

  • Residents enrolled in the Family Medicine, Sports Medicine, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and Colon & Rectal Surgery Residency Programs must apply for an Ohio Training Certificate from the State Medical Board of Ohio.

  • Fellows enrolled in the Trauma, Orthopaedic Trauma and Breast Fellowships must apply for a permanent medical license from the State Medical Board of Ohio.  Licensure application fee will be reimbursed by Grant Medical Center.
  • Information about licensure is available from

State Medical Board of Ohio
30 East Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6127
Phone: 6140466-3934
Fax: 614-728-5946
www.state.oh.us/med/
(Note: Applications may be downloaded from their web site).

 

To apply
We require the following application materials

  • Family Medicine Residents and Colon and Rectal Surgery applicants must apply through ERAS. Podiatric Residents must apply through CASPR. All other programs must complete the Grant Medical Center application form.
  • Official medical school transcripts.
  • Official record of board scores.
  • A dean's letter and two other letters of recommendation.
  • A curriculum vitae.
  • A personal statement.
  • A valid ECFMG certificate (if graduated from medical school outside of the United States).

PGY 4 and above positions

  • A letter of recommendation from the director of your residency program as one of the three letters of recommendation.
  • A certified copy of your residency certificate.

For additional information, contact
Grant Medical Center
Medical Education Department
285 E. State Street, Suite 670
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614-566-9290
Fax: 614-566-8073
Printable application