To apply to the STRETCH-OB program, first complete the application through AAMC ERAS system indicating your interest in the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford Family Medicine Residency Program (#2268120C0). As part of the AAMC ERAS application, you should submit one letter of recommendation from your Department of Family Medicine, one letter from your Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and a third supporting letter from Family Medicine or Obstetrics.
After submitting your application through the AAMC ERAS system, please submit a letter of interest via email to [email protected] addressing the following:
- Your interest in family medicine
- Your interest and desire to train in advanced obstetrics, including surgical obstetrics
- Why you aspire to practice in a rural or underserved area
Your letter of interest should include your name and AAMC ID # as the header. Font size should be no smaller than 10 and the letter should be no more than two pages in length.
We will contact you if we wish to schedule an interview. Interviews will take place from late October through January. We also sponsor J1 visas.