Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship Application Process

The Obstetrics and Gynecology Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship program is a three-year training program. The program is approved for two fellows per year, for a total of six maternal fetal medicine fellows.

The Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program is accredited through the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Applicants who are graduates of U.S. medical schools must have completed at least four years of approved residency training in obstetrics and gynecology to be eligible for the Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship.

Graduates of Canadian medical schools must present evidence that they have equivalent postgraduate training.

Candidates must be eligible to obtain Board Certification from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Application Process

Applicants interested in pursuing the Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship program must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and register with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

Candidates who match will be notified by email of available dates to schedule an interview.  If you have any additional questions regarding the application process, please contact Melissa Dietrich


May 31, 2020

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
  • Four letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director
  • Current photograph

Interview Process

Invitations for interviews will be sent by email from our fellowship coordinator, Melissa Dietrich.

The evening before the interview includes a short presentation by the program director and asocial event. A typical interview day generally lasts from 7:30 am to 4 pm and includes:

  • An introduction to the program from the program director, assistant director, vice-chair and chair
  • Personal interviews with the program director and maternal-fetal-medicine (MFM) faculty
  • Lunch and informal time with other MFM faculty and staff
  • A tour of the medical center and labor and delivery

Applicants will be notified of all final details and locations closer to their interview dates.

Interview dates for the 2021 Match:

July 12 and July 13, 2020
July 26 and July 27, 2020
August 2 and August 3, 2020