Resident Application Process

Applicants for residency training in the department of Anesthesiology at UT Health San Antonio must meet one of the following qualifications:

LCME Medical School – Graduate of medical school in the U.S. and Canada which has been accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

International Medical School – Graduate of an international medical school (must have one of the following)

  • The school must be approved by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners (please see Schools That Do Not Have to Prove Substantial Equivalence)
  • The applicant must have a currently valid ECFMG certificate
  • The applicant must have a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a U.S. licensing jurisdiction

Graduate of international medical school who has completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school

  • We sponsor only J-1 visas
  • We do not have a USMLE Score requirement (must have passed the exam)
  • We do not have a “year of graduation” requirement
  • A personal interview is required