Application

Application

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2014-15 FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM SHOULD BE DONE THROUGH ERAS

The University of Virginia Sports Medicine Fellowship is an ACGME accredited program offering one fellowship position each year and is a one year program. The fellowship year is from July 1-June 30; applications are now being accepted for the July 1, 2014 position. ALL APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED THROUGH ERAS.

Fellowship Eligibility:

The fellowship is available to all applicants who have successfully completed an accredited US residency training program in one of the following specialties:

·        Family Medicine

·        Internal Medicine

·        Emergency Medicine

·        Pediatrics

·        Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The applicant must be board certified or board eligible in their respective field.

A complete ERAS application should include: ERAS application form, CV, personal statement, photo, MSPE report, USMLE scores and 3 letters of reference.

The fellow will be selected through a consensus among the Fellowship Director and the Associate Fellowship Directors. The fellowship uses the National Residency Match Program (NRMP); applicants must register with the match http://www.nrmp.org/

Applicaton Deadline:

All application materials should be submitted to ERAS by October 1, 2013. Interviews will be held during October and November.

For more information contact: Elizabeth Carras, Sports Medicine Fellowship Coordinator, University of Virginia, Box 800729, Charlottesville, VA 22908 or Fed Ex address: UVA Family Medicine, 1215 Lee Street, Box 800729, Charlottesville, VA 22908. Phone is 434.924.1165.

Information for applicants:

The Graduate Medical Education office website is a source of information for anyone considering a fellowship at the University of Virginia. On the website you will find information on benefits, housing and life in Charlottesville http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/education/graduate-md/GME/for-applicants