Interview

We offer two residency programs in internal medicine: categorical internal medicine and primary care internal medicine.

Categorical match number: 1848140C0
Primary care match number: 1848140M0

We have 18 categorical and six primary care PGY-1 positions. All positions are filled through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

All applications are through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Candidates are invited for interviews based on their application, including the Medical School Performance Evaluation, personal statement, medical school transcript, United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) scores, and letters of recommendation (three are required).

Contact us

For the quickest and most effective response, please use the preferred email contact information for your questions.
Preferred contact: ukinmed@uky.edu
859-218-2834

Interview Information


Scheduling

We use the program Thalamus for all our interview scheduling as it provides a secure and reliable way for us to share our availability and communications with you. 

Helpful Instructions Regarding Thalamus
Once selected to interview, you will receive an invitation to view password-protected pages of this website as well as an invitation to schedule your interview through Thalamus. 

After you click to visit our website, immerse yourself in our program’s information. Get to know us. Then imagine yourself living, working, growing, and learning right along with us.​

After you click to initiate the Thalamus process, follow these steps:

  • Create your profile: Confirm your information and set up your profile.
  • Schedule your interview: Availability, preferred dates, easy changes, and the smart calendar will allow for flexible scheduling.
  • This program has a lot of great features so please explore the options to make the process as smooth as possible.

Interviews

Prior to interviewing, please visit the UK GME prospective residents and fellows page to review information related to:

  • Stipends and benefits

  • Contract 

  • GME policies and procedures

  • Interview acknowledgement forms

Although recruitment is occurring remotely this year, we still want to create an interview experience for you to get to know our program as much as possible. Selecting a residency program is a huge decision, and we want you to rank us for all the right reasons.

Our interview days are scheduled for most Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from late October through mid-January. (Thalamus will show you the specific interview dates available.) More information to come regarding:

  • The night before the interview

  • Our virtual interview day

  • Ways to communicate and ask questions with current residents prior to your interview

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