Psychiatry Residency Training Program Vacancies

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  • Residency

    Rush University Medical Center Psychiatry Residency Program

    Seeking PGY-3 residents. Please email: cover letter re: interest and reason for leaving current program, CV, 3 letters of recommendation (preferably from clinical supervisors), USMLE/COMLEX transcripts, med school transcript and diploma, Dean's Letter, PRITE results, ECFMG Certification and visa status (if applicable), and photo.

    Prerequisites: PGY-3, having successfully completed PGY-2 year in ACGME accredited residency prior to 07/2018, including at least 1 year in ACGME accredited psychiatry residency.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: March 1, 2018

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    St Barnabas Health System

    PGY 2 opening - new and dynamic residency program in a community Bronx hospital. Rich academic environment provided by the presence of other 7 residency programs and medical school affiliation.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: March 1, 2018

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    University of Wisconsin Psychiatry Residency

    The University of Wisconsin Psychiatry Residency in Madison is expanding - and we are recruiting a tenth PGY2 to join our wonderful residents. Our strengths include our wellness programs, focus on mindfulness, extensive research opportunities, and focus on community service and advocacy.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: March 23, 2018

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    Yale School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry Residency Program

    The Yale Department of Psychiatry has an opening for a PGY-4 resident to begin July 2018. This is a Chief Resident position on the inpatient mood disorder unit at Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital. The chief resident will have significant exposure to treatments with ECT and ketamine.

    Prerequisites: Must have completed all required rotations during PGY-1 through 3 in an ACGME-accredited residency program.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: April 1, 2018

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    Kaweah Delta Health Care District Adult Psychiatry

    Submit: Letter w/ interest and reason of transfer, CV, LOR w/good standing from PD, USMLE/COMLEX, 2017 PRITE report, rotations completed, medical license, ECFMG/PTAL and visa status if applicable.

    Prerequisites: PGY4 Vacancy: Central Valley in CA, rural MH with exposure to a wide spectrum/complicated pathologies.

    • Residency Type: General
    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: April 15, 2018

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    Brown University Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program

    Seeking PGY-2 resident. Interested applicants please email your previous ERAS Application, Official Medical School Transcript, Dean's Letter, and two letters of recommendation (one being from your current Program Director). Research applicants for our NIMH R25 Grant are welcome and encouraged to apply. Applications via ERAS will not be accepted.

    Prerequisites: PGY-1/Intern Year completed or in progress. No phone calls, please.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2019
    • Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

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    University of Connecticut Psychiatry Residency Program

    Our program offers a small group learning environment. Features of our program include exposure to a variety of clinical practice settings including Univ. of CT Outpatient Clinics & VA system. For information on how to apply, contact Terri Carrier

    Prerequisites: Passed USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX 3. Successful completion of PGY1 and PGY2 in a U.S. ACGME-accredited ADULT Psychiatry Residency Program.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: June 28, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center

    This opening is for a 1st year fellowship position in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, but you begin after completing one year of adult residency. If questions about procedure, please contact email below.

    Prerequisites: At least 1 Year of PGY-I in Adult Psychiatry Residency completed.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    Henry Ford Allegiance Health

    Will be filling 4 PGY-1 openings for newly accredited ACGME program. Please send the following materials: CV, personal statement, USMLE score transcript, MSPE, medical school transcript, 3 LORs, ECFMG certificate (if applicable).

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    Albany Medical Center

    Unexpected PGY-1 opening. Please send the following materials: CV, personal statement, USMLE score transcript, MSPE, medical school transcript, 3 LORs, ECFMG certificate (if applicable)

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: TBD
    • Application Deadline: None

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    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

    PGY4 Vacancy. Training sites available include: unique VA experience at the first and only Federal Health Care Center, major private care system, and county care system. Interested applicants to please submit: cover letter, CV, LOR(s), USMLE/COMLEX transcript, med school transcript + Dean Letter.

    Prerequisites: Completion of PGY3 year in Psychiatry residency, USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX 3.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 2018, flexible
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

    Potential PGY3 opening in upcoming academic year -- we may be able to customize a PGY3 experience, depending on already-complete rotations. Interested applicants to please submit: cover letter, CV, LOR(s), USMLE/COMLEX transcript, med school transcript + Dean Letter.

    Prerequisites: Completion of PGY2 year in Psychiatry residency, USMLE Step 3 or COMLEX 3.

    • Residency Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 2018, flexible
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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  • Fellowship

    VCU Health Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program

    Prerequisites: Medical school graduation, residency. A one year, with optional second year fellowship. Fellows will have four 3-month rotations for the first year.

    • Fellowship Type: Addiction
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    • Start Date: August 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: February 1, 2018

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    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

    We also offer full paid medical, dental, and vision benefits to trainee and family. There is also bi-weekly meal stipend, book stipend, free parking under covered garage, 20 days of paid leave and 12 days of sick leave.

    Prerequisites: Fellow candidate must have completed 3 years of psychiatry residency in the US.

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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: February 28, 2018

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    UCSF Public Psychiatry Fellowship at ZSFG

    Fellows deliver clinical care within a community mental health program in San Francisco County, and meet weekly for didactics and supervision. Topics include structure of public psychiatry, recovery, psychosocial rehabilitation, management, forensics, integration of care, homelessness, and advocacy.

    Prerequisites: Completed adult psychiatry residency; licensed MD; US citizen or hold appropriate visa (no J1 or H1 Visas)

    • Fellowship Type: Public Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 2, 2018
    • Application Deadline: March 5, 2018

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    Yale School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry Residency Program

    Mood Disorders & Interventional Psychiatry Fellow, Yale University. Based at Yale Psychiatric Hospital, the position provides training in Interventions for Mood Refractory Depression, Interventional Psychiatry, and Administrative/ Leadership aspects of evidence based inpatient psychiatric practice.

    Prerequisites: Must have completed a full (4-year) psychiatry residency program.

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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

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    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

    The Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship offers advanced training for psychiatrists who wish to subspecialize in forensic psychiatry. 1 year ACGME accredited program; Fellows rotate through NJ correctional facilities, state forensic, civil hospitals, and private practices. For more details see website.

    Prerequisites: Completed or will complete 4 year US psychiatry training program; USMLE/COMLEX Part 3; additional requirements see website.

    • Fellowship Type: Forensic Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

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    University of Massachusetts Medical School

    UMass Medical School has an open position in its ACGME accredited Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship for the 2018-2019 academic year. The PGY-5 position is available for 7/1/2018. Fellows conduct a wide variety of court-ordered inpatient forensic evaluations and rotate at major court clinic sites.

    Prerequisites: Completion of ACGME accredited psychiatry residency.

    • Fellowship Type: Forensic Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: May 15, 2018

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    Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center

    2nd year spot open in ACGME-accredited program. We offer a solid clinical and didactic experience in an inner-city hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Our mainly minority patient population offers exposure to a wide variety of psychopathology and therapeutic interventions in in- and outpatient, emergency settings

    Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed 3 years of general psychiatry residency and passed USMLE 3 prior to entering the program. We sponsor J-1 or H1-B visas.

    • Fellowship Type: General
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: May 31, 2018

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    Brookdale Hospital & Medical Center

    Our ACGME-accredited fellowship provides a solid clinical and didactic experience in an inner-city hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Our mainly minority patient population offers exposure to a wide variety of psychopathology and therapeutic interventions in inpatient, outpatient as well as emergency settings.

    Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed 3 years of general psychiatry residency and passed USMLE 3 prior to entering the program. We sponsor J-1 or H1-B visas.

    • Fellowship Type: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: May 31, 2018

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    University of Michigan – Prechter Bipolar Research Program

    This is a fellowship in clinical translational research in bipolar disorder in an established program focused on longitudinal studies. It is multidisciplinary and provides a broad base in research and clinical care in preparation for a career in bipolar disorder.

    Prerequisites: Candidates must have completed a general psychiatry residency, have or be able to obtain a Michigan State license, and be Board-eligible.

    • Fellowship Type: Bipolar Research
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    • Start Date: September 1, 2018 (negotiable)
    • Application Deadline: July 1, 2018

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    Medical University of South Carolina- Addiction Psychiatry

    The Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at MUSC provides psychiatrists with advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of addictive and co-occurring psychiatric disorders, under the direction of internationally recognized experts in both the clinical and research areas of the field.

    Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed 3 years of general psychiatry residency and passed USMLE 3 prior to entering the program. We sponsor J-1 or H1-B visas.

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    • Start Date: July 1, 2019
    • Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

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    University of Toledo

    Small group learning environment with a variety of clinical experiences. Submit CV, three letters of rec, Official USMLE Transcript, Medical School Transcripts, ERAS App.

    Prerequisites: At least 1 year in ACGME accredited residency program in any of the following: Psych, Ped's, Family Med or Internal Med.

    • Fellowship Type: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Open until filled

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    Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center (Mt. Sinai)

    2-year Accredited Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. If you only have PGY-I or II completed, you will have the option to continue into the adult residency here) Requirements: 3 LORs (one from PD, Transcript from current program, Personal Statement, CV, Step 1 and 2 Score (3 preferred).

    Prerequisites: Must have completed at least PGY-I of Adult Psychiatry by June 2018.

    • Fellowship Type: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Open

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    Penn State Children's Hospital- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

    The Penn State Children's Hospital offers ACGME-accredited two-year fellowship training program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. We offer an interdisciplinary approach to teaching, family-centered clinical approach, and foster intellectual stimulation and the highest standards of clinical care.

    Prerequisites: Minimum of 3 years completed in ACGME-accredited Gen Psych program. Submit CV and 3 LoR's by email. J-1 Visa accepted.

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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    Transgender Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Exciting opportunity for a Psychiatrist to train for one year at the Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery (CTMS) in NYC. CTMS is a fully integrated clinic with medical, psychiatric, pastoral care, legal aid, and surgical services tailored to transgender and gender non-conforming individuals.

    Prerequisites: Completion of residency in General Adult Psychiatry, be licensed in NYS (or able to obtain a license before July), and be board-eligible.

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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    UCLA- Greater Los Angeles VA Addiction Psychiatry Training Program

    PGY 5 Vacancy: . for a one-year ACGME accredited fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry with training sites primarily at the Greater Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center.

    Prerequisites: Please send the following materials: CV, PS, USMLE score transcript, medical school transcript, 3 LORs, ECFMG certificate (if applicable).

    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Open

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    University at Buffalo

    We have an open position for the 2018-2020 cycle. Our Faculty is passionate about teaching and mentoring. We have a redesigned curriculum, strong clinical rotations and sites (e.g. a new Children's Hospital http://bit.ly/OisheiCH) and one of the highest second-year CAP Fellow salaries in the nation.

    Prerequisites: Completion of at least PGY3 in an ACGME-accredited Gen Psych Residency, USMLE Step 3/COMLEX III passage, and NYS medical license eligibility.

    • Fellowship Type: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    University of Illinois at Chicago

    We have an unexpected opening for a PGY3 resident. Join us in Chicago for a diverse, academic training. Please see the website for contact Lynette for details on the application process.

    • Fellowship Type: General Residency
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    • Start Date: July 1, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Ongoing

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    University of South Dakota, Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Resident physicians must meet the qualifications for eligibility outlined in the Essential of Accredited Residencies in Graduate Medical Education and those of the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine administered/affiliated residency program.

    Prerequisites: Biographical sketch, letter by dean of your medical school, 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts, online application form.

    • Fellowship Type: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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    • Start Date: July 10, 2018
    • Application Deadline: Varied

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    James J Peters VA Medical Center and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    The program’s aim is to train recovery-oriented physician-scientists with a focus on serious mental illness in veterans. Faculty investigate the domains of reality testing, cognitive function, impulse regulation, and suicidality in serious mental illness.

    Prerequisites: ACGME-accredited psychiatry residency; board eligibility; unrestricted US license. Current visa and ECFMG certificate for international applicants.

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    • Start Date: Flexible
    • Application Deadline: Flexible

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