University of Louisville

Phone: 502.588.4746 Fax: 502.588.9537

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Faculty Survey Results: 

University of Louisville Program - Murali K. Ankem, MD Department Chair

Attach to Residency Program: 
University of Louisville
Survey Respondent: 
Murali K. Ankem, MD Department Chair
If you were an applicant, why would you choose to train in your residency program?: 
Program offers a balanced well rounded experience. Our aim is to train residents who will be ready to take challenges of both academic and private practice. Residents are happy and get along with each other and the faculty as well. Louisville is a nice place to live!
What is your program looking for in a graduating medical student?: 
We are looking for well rounded, down to earth, hard working and personable medical students who are reasonably smart!
What part of an application do you consider most important in ranking applicants?: 
Personal statement, recommendations and scholarly activity and commitment to urology
What advice do you have for medical students hoping to match in Urology?: 
Score high in USMLE, scholarly activity particularly in urology, sub internship / away rotations, write a nice personal statement, do good case presentation at the end of your urology rotations (nice, short, well researched)