Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Application Process

We welcome applications from both Internal Medicine and Family Medicine candidates graduating from ACGME accredited programs.

Application Process

Applicants interested in pursing the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship program must submit an application via the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS) and register for the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP).

Candidates who match will be notified by email of available dates to schedule an interview.


Applications open July 15 for entry the following July. Interviews will be held from the third week of August though the third week of October.

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete your application through ERAS
  2. Register with the NRMP

Required Documents

As part of the ERAS process, prospective fellows will need to submit the following documentation:

  • USMLE Step I, II, and III scores
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Exchange Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates certification (if applicable)
  • Personal statement or letter of interest explaining career choice and goals
  • Three letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director
  • Current photograph


Invitations for interviews will be sent by email from our fellowship coordinator. The first step to our interview process is an invitation to speak with Dr. Callahan one-on-one via phone call. Physical Interviews with our clinical faculty may also be conducted via Skype or Facetime media if travel or time restrictions exist.

Interview Dates

We begin to receive and process applications through ERAS starting July 15, 2018.

Foreign Medical Graduates

We accept foreign medical graduates into our program. We look for well qualified candidates and prefer applicants that have had U.S. clinical experience within the application year. If you need work authorization, our institution accepts J-1 Visas, Employment Authorization Documentation (EAD) and green cards.

Application Deadline

First Friday of October

We will not accept applications received after this date.

If there are any questions about the application process, please contact our fellowship coordinator.