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Application Instructions


Thank you for your interest in the Johns Hopkins Residency Training Program in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.  We are pleased to offer a robust clinical training program with a wide array of services and opportunities and strive to prepare our graduates to succeed in any aspect of the field they choose.  We participate in the national effort to have a standard application process for training.  
Interviews are held between September and November each year.  We do participate in the National Resident Matching Program and follow the timeline and guidelines of that process.  (Please contact them at for information on how to register as an applicant.)

The following items are available to download:

If you are interested in applying to our program, please complete the application and return it along with the following items: 

  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE scores for Parts I, II and III
  • Medical school transcript
  • Name and complete address of four references, one of whom must be your current Training Director (Please do not send letters addressed “To Whom It May Concern”)
  • Application material should be sent to: Patrick Kelly, M.D. Bloomberg Children's Center, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans Street, Room 12350, Baltimore, MD 21287
  • If you have any problems accessing this information from the website, please contact Denise Jones (410) 955-7858 or for a hard copy of this information.

Please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Patrick Kelly at 410-955-7874 if you should have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you and reviewing your materials.

The Johns Hopkins University admits students of any race, color, sex, religion, national or ethnic origin, handicap or veteran status to all of the  rights, privileges, programs, benefits and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at the University. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, homosexuality, national or ethnic origin, handicap or veteran status in any program or activity, including the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered  programs.  Accordingly, the University does not take into consideration personal factors that are irrelevant to the program involved.

The Residency Program in General Psychiatry of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Residency Review Committee for Psychiatry to provide four years of training.


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