Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Program

MISSION

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.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics - Rheumatology

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Student Svcs Offcr 2, Pediatrics

APPLICATIONS

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 . 

VISAS

Please note that our program is unable to sponsor visas due to NIH training grant restrictions.