How to Apply

Application Process

The Stanford Nephrology Fellowship Training Program is a participant in the ERAS program. All applicants must apply through ERAS® (Electronic Residency Application System) and will be and reviewed as ERAS guidelines dictate. Interviews will be granted beginning in August through October.  

Visit the Website to access ERAS. Applicants must complete an ACGME accredited residency program in the United States to apply. Our program will only sponsor J-1 visas. We cannot sponsor H-1B visas. Please find more details on the Stanford GME website here

For questions about our Nephrology fellowship program, please contact our Program Director, Yiming Lit, Associate Program Director, Pedram Fatehi, or the Fellowship Program Coordinator.

Fellowship Program Coordinator

    Cayla Whitney
    Office: (650) 721-6680

Certification Requirements

ABIM eligibility

  • Two years of training
  • Minimum of 12 months of clinical training


ACGME requirements

  • Two years of continuity clinic
  • Research experience

Six Positions

  • Research track (one year clinical training + one or more years of research training)
  • Clinical track (two years clinical training)

Important Dates

Important Dates related to the timeline of the fellowship application process can be found on the Association of American Medical Colleges site here