Frequently Asked Questions
How many positions do you offer?
Are all your positions categorical or do you offer any preliminary positions as well?
Do you accept International Medical Graduates (IMG)?
Are visas sponsored?
Is U.S. clinical experience required?
If it has been a few years since I graduated medical school, will you still consider me?
Is an EFMG certificate needed (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates)?
Do you offer Pre-Match?
Should my application be received through ERAS?
What is the deadline for submitting my application?
What is the salary schedule for residents at St. Luke’s?
Where is a good place to live in the Lehigh Valley? What is there to do in this area?
The Lehigh Valley is made up of Lehigh and Northampton counties in eastern Pennsylvania. Its three major cities, Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton, feature all the amenities of a metropolitan area, surrounded by beautiful suburban and rural areas. Conveniently located near major cities like Philadelphia, New York and Washington, D.C., the Lehigh Valley offers a wealth of options for its residents including outdoor activities, cultural activities and plenty of great dining and entertainment venues. To learn more, view our video or visit discoverlehighvalley.com
Where is the nearest airport?
Other major airports nearby include Philadelphia (PHL), Newark (EWR), New York City (JFK, LGA). Bus transit to and from many of these airports is available locally through Trans-Bridge and Bieber Tourways
Where are the nearest hotels?
I am not from the area. How are families supported during residency or fellowship training?