Skills LabRequirements

  • Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS):
    We accept applications through ERAS. You may contact your medical school or consult the ERAS web site for additional information regarding the process.
  • National Residency Matching Program (NRMP)
    Neurosurgery resident applicants must register with the NRMP. Our program code is 1900160C0.
  • Additional Requirements:
    1. Three letters of recommendation, at least one from a neurosurgeon
    2. Scores from Step 1 of the USMLE
    3. Personal Statement
    4. Transcripts
    5. Dean’s letter – available by October 1st

Foreign Applicants

UNC Hospitals will consider applications of those who have been issued a J-1 Visa and who hold a current ECFMG Certificate.

Application Deadline

All materials should be received by November 1.

2019 Interview Dates

October 23, 24, 25


Contact Information

Questions regarding the application and interview process as well as general program questions can be directed to Dr. Eldad Hadar, Dr. Caroline Quinsey or Julie Seger. Contact them at:


Phone: (919) 445-0627
Fax: (919) 843-6520

UNC Department of Neurosurgery
170 Manning Drive, CB# 7060
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7060

Julie Seger

Julie Seger
Residency Program Coordinator

Eldad Hadar, MD

Eldad J. Hadar, MD
Residency Program Director

Caroline Quinsey, MD

Caroline Quinsey, MD
Assistant Program Director