Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Application Process

All application materials for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery residency program are processed through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Application Contents (required):

The application deadline is November 1 of the year prior to entry (e.g., a deadline of November 1, 2019, for the academic year 2020-21). It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the required records and correspondence have been submitted to ERAS prior to the deadline. No late applications will be considered.

Interview Process

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery's Residency Acceptance & Review Committee will be conducting interviews for residency positions on Dec 6th and 7th 2019.

Interview Details

Applicants will meet with the chief residents for a brief presentation and then tour the hospital facility. Applicants will also meet with the Department Chair, Terrance D. Peabody, MD, the Program Director and the chairman of the selection committee, Matthew D. Beal, MD, members of the faculty, and again with the chief residents for a more in-depth discussion.


Program Director

Matthew D. Beal, MD

Contact Us

For information on the residency program or to check the status of your application, please contact:

Latisha Emerson-Henderson
Residency Coordinator

Additional Information

Resident information is available via the Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center Graduate Medical Education (GME) website.