How to Apply

Fellowships in Rheumatology

Rheumatology fellowships are offered to MDs who have completed three years of post-graduate training in Internal Medicine or two years under the ABIM Research Pathway. All applicants are expected to be Board Eligible in Internal Medicine when beginning the Rheumatology Fellowship unless they are part of the ABIM Research Pathway. It is expected that all Rheumatology fellows will have passed USMLE I, II and III as requirements of training.

Waivers to this requirement may be granted on an individual basis. Details regarding certification for ABIM candidates may be found on the ABIM website.

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Rheumatology Fellowship 2024

All 2024 positions have been filled. We will be participating in the National Residency Matching Program and ERAS for our 2025 fellowship positions. We wil be accepting applications in July 2024.

Important Dates

July 2024: ERAS allows programs to view applicants
September 2024: Interviews start.
Interview days:
Friday, September 6, 2024
Friday, September 13, 2024
Friday, September 20, 2024
Friday, September 27, 2024
Friday, October 4, 2024
Friday, October 11, 2024.

We will also be hosting a Meet & Greet with Division Faculty and Fellows on Friday, August 23, 2024.

Please submit the following required documents through ERAS only:

  • Fellowship Application

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Medical School Transcript

  • USMLE Transcript

  • ECFMG Certificate if needed (transmitted by NBME)

  • At least three letters of recommendation

  • Personal Statement

  • Recent Photograph

  • Visa status for individuals who are not US citizens. At this time, we are only able to sponsor J1 visas.


For additional information please contact:

Jessica Chen
Rheumatology Fellowship Program Coordinator

Neha S. Shah
Rheumatology Fellowship Program Director