Reception and Interviews

The reception and dinner are on Friday night. On Friday evening, everyone will meet at The Parkway Hotel and will be taken to the reception and dinner. This will be an opportunity for applicants to meet the residents and the faculty informally. The interviews are held on Saturday morning. Spencer Melby, MD, Program Director, will present an overview of the training program as well as a description of the rotations. Following this, applicants will have several interviews over the next 2½- to 3-hour period.

At the conclusion of the interviews, applicants will have lunch and then will be taken on a tour of the facilities including the hospitals and research buildings. The day concludes by 2 p.m.


The Parkway Hotel, St. Louis ( (314-256-7777 or 886-314-7700) is located adjacent to the Barnes-Jewish Hospital Medical Center.

Use the RESERVATION LINK  to secure a guestroom that has been provided a discounted rate.  The final day to make reservations at the discounted rate is January 31, 2021.

To contact the hotel directly and make reservations (314-256-777) use GROUP #9575 with reservations to secure the discounted rate.



Metro Transit St. Louis provides transportation from Lambert Airport to the medical campus, Central West End station. MetroLink is a clean, efficient light-rail system, departing from the airport’s Main Terminal and East Terminal at 10-minute intervals. It takes approximately 20 minutes to ride from the airport to the Central West End MetroLink stop.

Airport Shuttle

Shuttle service to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. Shared van ride, when scheduled, will pick up and drop off at the Center for Advance Medicine, and Barnes-Jewish Hospital South Campus West Pavilion. For more information, call 314-222-5300 or 1-877-785-4682.

Laclede Cab

County Cab

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Program Coordinator, Janel Johnson at 314-273-1405 or via e-mail