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Residency Program Applicants


U.S. ACGME and International M.D. Applicants -

Interview dates: October 15, 2018 through January 25, 2019 

  • Application Deadline: December 01, 2018
  • Applications accepted through ERAS Only - Go to ERAS


International Graduate Information

The SIU Decatur Family Medicine Residency Program welcomes applications from the US and as well as international medical graduates. We appreciate what diversity, various training experiences, and cultural backgrounds provide our "family" of resident physicians.

The guidelines below help us to maintain the excellent academic standards we have set for our training program and simplify the application process. Applicants must have: 

  • Graduated from medical school after 1/1/17.
  • Six months hands-on clinical experience in the U.S.
  • Passed Step 1 on the first attempt with a minimum score of 205.
  • Passed Step 2 on the first attempt with a minimum score of 222.
  • Passed CS on first attempt.
  • Three letters of recommendation from those who supervised your education and clinical activities.
  • Applications accepted through ERAS Only.


Salary and Benefits

PGY Year FY2019 Compensation Conference/Book Stipend
PGY1 $54,590 $2,000
PGY2 $55,000 $2,500
PGY3 $56,100 $3,000
Moving Allowance $3,000  

Vacation/Sick: 20 Weekdays
Conference: 5 Weekdays
Health Insurance on first day of employment
Professional Liability coverage through Decatur Memorial Hospital
Noon Conference and meals on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Free Meals On Call
Free Parking
Free Lab Coat Laundering
Paid ALSO Course
Paid PALS Course 

For more information please see our Prospective Residents page