Tips For The Residency Match: What Residency Directors...

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Tips for the Residency Matchis a unique guide for medical students applying for residency positions. Packed with hints, tips, and recommendations from both program directors and current residents,Tips for the Residency Matchchronologically covers the key information required to excel during the residency application process - from résumé advice and preparing for the interview and beyond. Both insightful and practical,Tips for the Residency Matchfeatures a wide spectrum of medical specialties and an extra section for foreign graduates.<
/>Tips for the Residency Matchis:Uniquely tailored to the needs of those applying for US residency positionsWritten by leading Residency Directors and current residents in the major specialtiesOffers unprecedented access to how departmental decisions about the Match are madeBoasting expert advice and a wide scope,Tips for the Residency Matchis the ideal companion for those applying for residency positions throughout the United States.

Table of Contents
Contributors ixPreface xiiiAcknowledgements xvDisclaimer xviiAbout the Editors xixIntroduction 1Chapter 1. The Match Alphabet Soup 5Chapter 2. Specialty Selection – Where to Begin 17Chapter 3. The Specialties – Program Directors’ Perspectives 37Anesthesiology 38<
/>Qi Cui OttDermatology and “Med-Derm” (Internal Medicine and Dermatology) 44<
/>Elena B. Hawryluk, Steven T. Chen, Vinod E. Nambudiri, and Rachel V. ReynoldsEmergency Medicine 51<
/>Carrie D. Tibbles and Carlo L. RosenFamily Medicine 58<
/>Robert P. Bonacci, Jacob Erickson, and Mary LallyGeneral Surgery 62<
/>Shushmita M. Ahmed and James N. LauInternal Medicine 67<
/>Michaela Restivo and David Chong<
/>Neurological Surgery 74<
/>Joseph Kapurch and William KraussNeurology 81<
/>Natalie Wheeler and Zachary N. LondonObstetrics and Gynecology 88<
/>Kathleen Dunn, Christine Miller, and D. Yvette LaCoursiereOphthalmology 93<
/>Kian Eftekhari and Paul J. TapinoOrthopedic Surgery 98<
/>George S. M. DyerOtolaryngology 103<
/>Benjamin L. Judson, Boris Paskhover, and Elias M. MichaelidesPathology 109<
/>Bonnie Choy and Anthony ChangPediatrics 114<
/>Laura Chen, Amy Downing, and Heather McPhillipsPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation 119<
/>Rina BlochPlastic Surgery 123<
/>Jason S. Barr and Pierre B. SaadehPsychiatry 131<
/>Jennifer L. KurthRadiology 137<
/>Jim S. Wu and Suzanne LongRadiology Oncology 142<
/>Sara Alcorn and Stephanie TerezakisUrology 148<
/>Michael Granieri and Andrew C. PetersonChapter 4. Path to the Match 153Chapter 5. The Selection Process – Theirs 169Chapter 6. The Selection Process – Yours 177Chapter 7. The Application 189Chapter 8. The Curriculum Vitae 199Chapter 9. The Personal Statement 209Chapter 10. The Interview 217Chapter 11. After the Interview 229Chapter 12. Match Week 237Chapter 13. International Medical Graduate Specifics 247Index 257