Thank you for your interest in our residency program!

  • We have NO unfilled positions at this time.
  • We do not offer extracurricular observerships.
  • We do not sponsor any type of Visa.

Applications are accepted exclusively through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) program.  The deadline for receipt of application is December 31st.  Information about the ERAS program is available at your dean’s office or through the ECFMG office.

  • Achieve passing scores, with no more than three attempts per exam, on the USMLE Steps 1 and 2 (Clinical Knowledge & Clinical Skills). Scores must be documented prior to Match deadline.
  • No more than five years out of medical school
  • Be a U. S. citizen or a permanent green card holder with a valid driver’s license (any state)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Dean’s letter (MPSE)
  • Medical school transcript
  • At least one year of supervised clinical experience in a United States health care facility within the last two years
  • Provide valid ECFMG certificate, if applicable
  • USMLE/COMLEX transcript

The Residency Faculty will review applications and offer interviews to those applicants who meet ALL of the above criteria.

Our program participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and follows the ethical guidelines established by the NRMP in the selection of residents.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information please contact:

Brandi Nelson
Residency Coordinator
UAMS North Central Family Residency Program
(870) 689-9992
bnelson@uams.edu