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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

How to Apply

We are participating in the ERAS system. The following are required for your application:

  • A completed ERAS application
  • A letter of recommendation from your Director of Training
  • Two other letters of reference
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • A copy of your USMLE I, II, III and Step II Clinical Skills
  • ECFMG certificate if trained outside of the US
  • Medical School diploma
  • Medical School grades
  • A training documentation form outlining which rotations will be completed by the end of your current year in training
  • Documentation that you have passed your clinical skills exams or a copy of the exams (minimum of 2 passed)
  • A copy of your license if available
  • Photograph (recommended)

Any questions please call or email us.

Barbara Gamboni-Silva
Program Coordinator
718-245-2507
barbara.gamboni-silva@nychhc.org

Cathryn A. Galanter, MD
Director of Child Psychiatry Training
SUNY Downstate Medical Center / Kings County Hospital Center
718-245-2502
Cathryn.Galanter@downstate.edu