ERAS News and Announcements

ERAS 2018 Concludes Soon

On May 31, 2018 the ERAS 2018 season ends. MyERAS will close at 5 p.m. ET, it is recommended for applicants to save their application and CV for their records before the season ends.

Video Interview Piloted for ERAS 2019 Emergency Medicine Applicants 

The AAMC is pleased to announce the continuation—for a second year—of an operational pilot program with the emergency medicine community to assess the use of the AAMC Standardized Video Interview during the 2018-2019 residency recruitment season.  The emergency medicine residency program community*  has again endorsed the use of the Standardized Video Interview  for all applicants and program directors in emergency medicine for the ERAS 2019 season at no additional cost.

Applicants applying to ACGME-accredited emergency medicine programs may access the video interview tool in MyERAS. Resources are available to assist applicants in understanding and preparing for the Standardized Video Interview, developed as part of the AAMC’s efforts to improve the transition to residency process.

Questions should be directed to

*Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM); Association of Academic Chairs of Emergency Medicine (AACEM); American Academy of Emergency Medicine Resident and Student Association (AAEM/RSA); Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine (CDEM); and Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine (CORD) 

AAMC Standardized Video Interview

The Standardized Video Interview (SVI), developed and administered by the AAMC, is a unidirectional video interview designed to help program directors assess your knowledge of interpersonal and communication and professional behavior.

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