How to Apply to the Pediatrics Residency Program

Application Information

  • All applications should be submitted through ERAS.
  • All PL1 positions are filled through the NRMP.
  • We require three (3) letters of recommendation from individuals who know you well.
  • A chairman’s letter is not required.
  • The electronic application, the MSPE from your medical school, three (3) letters of recommendation, a personal statement, a transcript, and USMLE and/or COMLEX scores (either is acceptable) will complete your application.
  • Your application will be reviewed and you will be notified if an interview will be necessary.
  • Interviews are conducted from November through January.

To set up an interview email:

The Interview Day

The interview day will consist of:

  • Attending Senior Rounds
  • A program welcome
  • An introduction to the program with the Program Director, Mike Weisgerber and Chief Residents
  • A group meeting with the Program Coordinators
  • Individual interviews with the Program Director or Associate Director and two Faculty members
  • A walking tour of the Children's Hospital
  • Lunch with Residents
  • The interview day will end at approximately 1:15 p.m.
  • We offer a casual dinner with some of our residents at a local restaurant every Monday and Wednesday evening (6 – 8 p.m.). You are not required to attend, but it is a nice opportunity to meet residents in an informal setting.

Contact Us

Pediatrics Residency Program
Medical Education Office
Children's Corporate Center
999 N. 92nd St., Suite 730
Milwaukee, WI 53226   |   (414) 266-6800   |   Fax: (414) 337-7068

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