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This widely used database is for third- and fourth-year medical students and their advisors. Here, you can compare and assess U.S. and Canadian Ob-Gyn residency programs, finding answers to the most commonly asked questions about each program.Each academic institution is responsible for updating its own online information at least once a year. The date of the latest revision is noted on the institution’s page.
New Specialty-Wide Standards for the Ob-Gyn Residency Application and Interview Processes
To address growing challenges in the residency application and interview processes, the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG) and the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) have proposed specialty-wide standards for the Ob-Gyn residency programs to adopt this calendar year 2019-2020. For more information on these standards and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please visit https://www.apgo.org/transforming-the-ume-to-gme-transition-guidelines/.
Additional Residency Resources
These two publications offer guidance on what to expect in an ob-gyn residency program.
CREOG Guidelines for Residency [pdf]
The purpose of this booklet is to provide you with the information you need to make thoughtful, well-founded decisions about postgraduate medical education programs. Included are suggestions for choosing electives in your senior year, selecting individual residencies, adhering to time deadlines, preparing your curriculum vitae and personal statement, and planning of your interview schedule.
APGO Comprehensive Women’s Health Care: A Career in Obstetrics and Gynecology [pdf]
This free online resource offers an overview of both ob-gyn residencies and careers.
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