Psychiatry Residency Application Instructions

Thank you for your interest in Lehigh Valley Health Network’s Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Applicants must also register through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

Our application season opens on September 15 of each year. We will only accept applications submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS®).

We will begin contacting applicants selected to interview with us in late September or early October. Interviews are conducted from November through January. Interviews are by invitation only. Applicants selected to interview are notified via email.

Program Preference:

  • Graduated from medical school within the last two years.
  • Must successfully have passed USMLE/COMLEX Steps 1 and 2.
  • Participation in research and quality improvement activities will strengthen your application.
  • Your ERAS application must have at least one letter of recommendation from a psychiatry rotation.