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Graduate Medical Education Resources

  • ERAS - Electronic Residency Application Service ERAS is a service which transmits residency applications, letters of recommendation, Dean's Letters, transcripts, and other supporting credentials from medical schools to residency program directors using the Internet. Maintained by the AAMC (American Association of Medical Colleges).
  • FREIDA Online (Fellowship and Residency Electronic Interactive Database Access) FREIDA Online is a database containing information on approximately 7,500 graduate medical education programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and 200 combined specialty programs. A list of these programs is printed annually in the AMA's Graduate Medical Education Directory located at Crerar Reference, floor 1 R840.D591. Informally known as the "Green Book."
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Postgraduate Education. The College sets the criteria for the designation of a specialty; develops and defines the educational objectives and national standards for medical, laboratory and surgical specialties; accredits the specialty training programs and conducts examinations for certificates of qualification in medical, laboratory and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
  • Transitional Year Program Directory (PDF) This on-line directory provides information on the vast majority of Transitional Year Residency programs. The information is collected by the Council of Transitional Year Program Directors. 

Contact Information

Deb Werner
Biomedical Reference Librarian
Crerar Library Room 154
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