How To Apply - Pediatric Residency Program

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Residency Applications

For more info email the Cottage Children's Medical Center Pediatric Residency program coordinator, Sabrina Orfalea, or call 805-569-7464.

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  • USMLE Step 1 exam score or pass is required before your interview. Prior to starting as a PGY-1, we require that trainees pass USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK and Step 2 CS
  • Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which is from a clinical Pediatrician.

How to Apply

Pediatric residency applications are to be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Applicants must also register with the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). The application deadline to be considered for the 2022 match is November 30, 2021.

Cottage Children’s Medical Center Pediatric Residency Program Number: 3200500001

Cottage Children’s Medical Center Pediatric Residency NRMP#: 1064320C0

Contact Us

Cottage Children's Medical Center

Cottage Children's Pediatric Residency Program

Phone: 805-569-7464
Fax: 805-569-8358

400 W. Pueblo St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Program Coordinator, Sabrina Orfalea, email: