Stanford Laboratory Genetics & Genomics Fellowship Program

Program Overview

The Laboratory Genetics & Genomics Fellowship Program is an ABMGG Clinical Laboratory Fellowship that is ACGME accredited.

The fellowship program seeks to attract individuals of diverse backgrounds and experience interested in pursuing careers in medical genetics. The fellowship is open to holders of PhD, MD or MD/PhD degrees. Fellows must be eligible to work in the United States.

How to Apply

The LGG fellowship is open for applications for the 2024 starting year. Kindly submit your application here:

2024 LGG Application

The application requires:

  • Updated CV
  • 3 References
  • Letter of Intent  


The deadline is September 1st, 2023 or until the position fills.

If you have questions about the application please contact Samuel DeKlerk (

Meet Our Fellow

Cindy Yang, PhD

Doctorate: Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

Program Contacts

Elizabeth Spiteri, PhD
Program Director

Samuel DeKlerk, BA. BS.
Program Coordinator, Pediatrics

Mailing address:
Stanford Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellowship Program
Center for Academic Medicine
Department of Pediatrics, MC 5660
453 Quarry Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Additional Information

Trainee Benefits

For information on benefits available to residents at the Stanford University Medical Center please see the Graduate Medical Education Website.

Stanford Area Housing

Information of housing near the medical center is available through the Office of Graduate Medical Education.