Application and Interview Information

Application deadline: November 15, 2021

Position availability

We have 1 5-year position available each year. We begin accepting applications on September 1, 2021.

How to apply

Application selection process

Our program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). Please search and find our program under Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center/Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital ACGME ID: 2803212136. We participate in the couples' match within our own program and with other residency programs in our medical center. The NRMP match occurs in March. Residents will begin their training in March, following mandatory orientation sessions.

Application requirements

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center/Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital does not discriminate in hiring on the basis of age, sex, race or national origin, disability, or sexual orientation.

Interested applicants must apply through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), submit a completed application with photograph and the following supporting documents:

  • Dean's letter
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certification, if applicable
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Personal statement (the program specific paragraph is highly encouraged but not required)
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 Score
  • 3 letters of recommendation

In addition to the program requirements mentioned above, our Graduate Medical Education Office has specific institutional eligibility requirements, including information about VISAs.

Please note that the State of New Hampshire requires a passing score on all parts of Step 2 in order to be eligible for a (Resident Training) license.

OtoHNS Residency program virtual event

Please join us Thursday, August 19th from 7:00-9:30pm.

Virtual events


7:00 to 7:15 pm

Login and Welcome/Introductions Dr. Sarah Seo

7:15 to 7:35 pm

Residency Program overview - who we are, where past residents have gone Dr. Eunice Chen

7:35 to 7:50 pm

Head and Neck Oncology/Norris Cotton Cancer Care Pavilion Lebanon Dr. Joe Paydarfar, Dr. Benoit Gosselin

7:50 to 8:10 pm

Research opportunities, VA experience Dr. Louise Davies, Dr. Ryan McCool

8:10 to 8:30 pm

Otology and Neurotology experience, Global Health Dr. Ryan McCool, Dr. Sean Wise, Dr. Jim Saunders

8:30 to 8:50 pm

Peds and Rhinology Dr. Mark Smith, Dr. Eunice Chen, Dr. Ryan Little, Dr. Sarah Seo, Dr. Dick Smith

8:50 to 9:30 pm

Living and training in the Upper Valley: Resident Q&A, general Q&A Dr. Divakar, Dr. Hinchcliff, Dr. Almosnino, and Dr. Mouzourakis and Dr. Bell

Participation in this event will not impact your candidacy for our residency program. Your contact information will only be used for the open house.

Watch Virtual Open House Event Here


Interview Days are held in early January and at this time will be performed virtually. Alternative dates for interviews will be considered on an individual basis. Invitations to interview will be sent by email to the address you have provided in ERAS.

Upon receipt of an application, the selection committee will review and notify each applicant by email of the decision to interview.

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