Apply to the Pain Medicine Fellowship

Apply to the Pain Medicine Fellowship


Thank you for MOByour interest in the Department of Anesthesiology Pain Medicine Fellowship.  ERAS will begin accepting applications on December 1, 2014.   This is a change from previous years.   Please do NOT send us any paper application materials.  We will begin viewing applications in early spring.  Applications must be complete by June 1 to be considered for fellowship.

The Pain Medicine Fellowship participates in the NRMP match.  Interviews will be scheduled in July and August, 2015.  You MUST apply through ERAS. Your application is not complete until we can view the following supporting documents.

  • curriculum vitae
  • Dean’s letter
  • letters of recommendation from three faculty members or professional staff
  • medical school transcript
  • personal statement, limited to two pages
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores through Step 3


If you are selected for an interview, we will contact you to set up a convenient time to meet our pain medicine faculty and the current fellows in our program. Dr.  Lynn Kohan, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, directs the Pain Medicine Fellowship.

Our fellows need to be diplomatic and energetic, have good interpersonal skills, and be enthusiastic members of the clinical team. Fellows should show interest in the clinical and scientific aspects of pain medicine through reading, teaching, and conference participation. The salary for fellows for 2014-2015 is $59,100. Our experience has been that fellows find the salaries adequate in this community.

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