"I chose Nemours because of the opportunity to care for a diverse patient population in a state-of-the-art facility while combining the broad spectrum care of a larger program with the personalized feel of a smaller program."
— Dan Vari, PL-2
Nemours Alfred I. duPont is a hospital where patients want to be treated and residents are proud to work. It was clear that this program not only values education but also the people within it."
— Stephanie Santana, PL-3
"When I came to Nemours Alfred I. duPont I immediately fell in love with the patients and staff. Everyone is so genuinely warm and enthusiastic it really makes learning so easy and fun."
— Casey Coleman, 2018 Alumni
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del.
We have pooled the considerable resources of two major institutions to create exciting, high-quality programs in patient care, biomedical research, and, in particular, resident training. With the strong financial backing of Nemours, the broad patient bases of the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, and the rich academic heritage of Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU), we have developed a unique educational program. As you read the following information, we believe you will share our enthusiasm and excitement for our dynamic pediatric residency program.
Visiting Scholars Program
Our visiting scholars program is for under-represented minority medical students pursuing a career in pediatrics. The program strives to support and promote an inclusive environment that embraces and celebrates diversity.
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Apply for This Residency
Deadline: Dec. 31
- ERAS application
- personal statement
- board scores
- three letters of recommendation
- dean's letter
Note: Letter from the Chairman is not required.
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
The expanded Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, designed by patients, families and caregivers, is an environment that promotes children’s physical, emotional and spiritual healing.