Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Program
The mission of the Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program is to develop physicians that are clinically competent in the diagnosis and management of children and adolescents with rheumatic diseases and related conditions. In addition, we equip physicians with skills and knowledge to succeed in an academic health care setting. We encourage an atmosphere of life-long learning and professionalism.
ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
The Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program is a 3-year ACGME accredited training program. The first year is mainly clinical and the second and third year is mainly research.
Fellowship applications for 2017-2018 is open. Applications will be accepted starting July 6, 2017 through ERAS for the 2018-2019 fellowship program.
ELECTRONIC RESIDENCY APPLICATION SERVICE
General information for ERAS Fellowship Applicants may be found here:https://www.aamc.org/students/medstudents/eras/fellowship_applicants/
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
Letters of recommendation must come from three individuals including your current residency program director.
NATIONAL RESIDENCY MATCHING PROGRAM
Our fellowship program participates in the NRMP. You may register on line at http://www.nrmp.org/ after the 2016-2017 fellowship match opens. Dates will be posted on the NRMP website athttp://www.nrmp.org/fellow/schedule.html .
Please note that our program is unable to sponsor visas due to NIH training grant restrictions.