We welcome all medical students to visit and participate in an acting internship rotation with the Department of Neurosurgery. There are affordable housing options blocks from our medical campus and our education coordinator and housestaff will be there to help you plan out your time here and guide you every step of the way.
To learn more or to initiate the process, contact the neurosurgery residency coordinator at (804) 828-2437 or via email.
November 1-2, 2019
November 22-23, 2019
December 13-14, 2019
January 10-11, 2020
We encourage you to consider the following, which will help you become a more competitive applicant.
The Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Neurosurgery participates in the ERAS online application process. All applications and supplemental information for the neurosurgical residency must be submitted through this centralized service.
The deadline for submitting an application is October 15. All applications submitted to the ERAS by this date, whether complete or pending information, will receive consideration for an interview.
Foreign medical graduates must have completed a three- to six-month clinical rotation at a U.S. or Canadian medical school facility to be eligible for residency at VCU. Additionally, foreign nationals must hold a J-1 visa to participate in this program. For more information, review the GME Policy [PDF].
Phone: (804) 828-2437
Email: Residency coordinator