All applications for the Transitional year residency are submitted and received through the Electronic Residency Application Service ERAS.
Piedmont Athens Regional Graduate Medical Education Transitional Year accepts highly qualified residents for its training programs.
Applicants should possess the following qualities to be able to perform the essential functions of the specialty and meet the standards of the curriculum:
Successful candidates exhibit strong qualifications for the specialty they wish to pursue.
An applicant must meet one of the following qualifications to be eligible to an appointment to an ACGME-accredited program:
Successful candidates must fulfill all applicable Georgia licensure eligibility requirements prior to starting the program.
A pre-admission health review and current immunization record are required prior to starting.
Prospective residents must pass a criminal background check and drug screening.
Applicants who are offered interviews will be contacted by email to schedule an interview date. Interviews will be held at Piedmont Athens Regional, and interview day agendas will be provided to selected applicants prior to arrival.