Otolaryngology Surgical APP Residency Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to the Otolaryngology Surgical Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Residency at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited master's degree physician assistant program
  • Eligible to pass (or have passed) the NCCPA certification (must have NCCPA certification by matriculation date)
  • Must obtain a physician assistant license in the state of New Hampshire once admitted to the program
  • Personal interview
  • Candidates invited to participate in on-campus interviews will be asked to complete the formal DHMC online application process.
  • A criminal background check and a urine drug screen will be performed as a part of the pre-employment requirements for final selected candidates.
  • Any offer of residency is contingent on final candidates successfully completing the standard DHMC pre-employment checks and clinical credentialing process prior to matriculation.