Applicants will be seeking appointment for the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center Residency Program in Urology following two years of pre-urology general surgery training at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center.
Applicants should register with the American Urological Association Match Program, Office of Education, 2425 West Loop South, Suite 333, Houston, TX 77027-4208; telephone: 1-800-282-7077, or 713-622-2700; fax: 713-622-2898. *The urology program at LHMC has been granted approval by the ACGME to decrease the pre-urology training to one year, starting July 2018. In order to facilitate this transition, we are not participating in the AUA Match Program this year.
We only accept applications through the ERAS electronic application submittal system.
Applicants will be selected for interviews after a thorough review of their complete applications. Three residents per year are selected from a large applicant pool through the urology match. A complete application includes the following:
- ERAS electronicapplication form
- Curriculum vitae with statement of personal goals, interests, and accomplishments;
- Dean's letter;
- Three letters of recommendation;
- Medical school transcript; and
- National Board scores
Interviews for selected applicants will be arranged and confirmed on dates in October through December. During these half-day interviews, candidates will attend an introductory group meeting, have at least two individual interviews with members of the Department of Urology, and have an opportunity to tour Lahey Hospital & Medical Center with the urology resident staff.
After the urology match in January, residency candidates will be matched through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), 2501 M Street, NW Suite 1, Washington, DC 20037-1307; telephone: 202-828-0676] for the pre-urology training in General Surgery under the preliminary program match number at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in March.
Questions regarding the program or interviews should be directed to:
Jean Marie Zarro
Department of Urology
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805
Telephone: 781-744-7409 or 781-744-8367