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How to Apply


To be eligible to apply for the residency, physicians must have completed at least one year of ACGME-accredited clinical training (PGY-1) in the U.S. with a minimum of 11 months of direct patient care (i.e., provision of preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions to patients). Applicants must also be licensed to practice in at least one state or territory of the United States and be eligible for unrestricted licensure in Louisiana.


Application Process

To be considered for the Tulane University Preventive Medicine Residency Program, two applications are required:

1) ERAS Universal Application for Residency 
    The Tulane Preventive Medicine Residency Program ID is 3802121014.

2) The School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine application
    Submitted through the Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS)

Additional Application Materials

Copies of the following documents are also required and should be submitted by mail to the address below.

  • Copy of current unrestricted state medical license
  • Copy of internship or residency certificate of completion
  • Summative evaluation of internship training from clinical program director (if you have not completed a full residency)

Please send additional application materials to:

Paula S. Lucas, Ph.D., Program Coordinator
Preventive Medicine Residency Program
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
1430 Tulane Avenue, #8033
New Orleans, LA 70112 USA

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000