Application Process

The Department of Anesthesiology will only be accepting applications for residency positions for the 2010-2011 National Resident Match Program (NRMP) through the Electronic Resident Application System (ERAS).

Applications will be reviewed for interview consideration upon completion, therefore no application will be considered before November 1, 2009, the date the Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) becomes available.

Thank you for your interest in our Department and we look forward to receiving your application. For further information, please write to:

Adam Levine, M.D.
Program Director
Department of Anesthesiology
The Mount Sinai Health System
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1010
New York, NY 10029-6574
Tel: (212) 241-1518
Fax: (212) 426-2009
E-mail: adam.levine@mssm.edu

Residency Application Checklist

For those of you who have completed at least one year of postgraduate training or are interested in applying for a Fellowship position in the Department of Anesthesiology at The Mount Sinai Health System, please complete the application [PDF] and provide the following documents [PDF]:

  • A narrative summary (personal statement) of reasons for applying for a residency/fellowship in anesthesiology. Please add any other information which you believe should be included.
  • A recent photograph.
  • A Curriculum Vitae.
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) from medical school.
  • A copy of your medical school diploma and transcript.
  • Two letters of reference from physicians or faculty members familiar with your work. If you are currently a resident/fellow, one letter MUST be from your Chairperson or Program Director.
  • A copy of the results of all your qualifying exams (USMLE, NBME, FLEX, FMGEMS).
  • A copy of your New York State License or Limited Permit (will be required for fellows).
  • For International Medical Graduates, a copy of your ECFMG. The certificate must be stamped "valid indefinitely."
  • A copy of your BCLS certification.
  • A copy of your PGY-1 certificate along with a letter of completion.

N.B.: A satisfactory letter of recommendation from the Director of your Clinical Base Year Program or previous Residency Training Program will be required prior to your entry into this program.

Please forward the application with the requested supporting documentation to:

Adam Levine, M.D.
Program Director
Department of Anesthesiology
The Mount Sinai Health System
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1010
New York, NY 10029-6574
Tel: (212) 241-1518
Fax: (212) 426-2009
E-mail: adam.levine@mssm.edu

Upon receipt of all materials, you will be notified about the status of your application. If you should have any questions, please call the administrative office at (212) 241-7467.