A minimum of three years of postdoctoral training in a general pediatrics residency is required.
For consideration, please submit the following:
Completed fellowship application
Download General Pediatrics Fellowship Application(.pdf)
Personal statement telling us about yourself, your pediatric interests, long term plans, and specific fellowship training goals
Letters of recommendation from the Chief of Pediatrics and two other faculty members who have worked with you during the past 2 years
Candidates are required to visit Rochester for personal interviews with members of the faculty and to meet with current fellows
Selection criteria includes:
Highly satisfactory residency performance
Previous research or other creative experiences that are relevant to general pediatrics, health services research, community pediatrics, or other disciplines relevant to the fellowship (e.g., child abuse, hospital medicine)
United States citizenship
Career goals consistent with those of our fellowship program
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employment practices are applied in the selection of fellows. A variable number of fellows are admitted to the program annually.
Application materials and questions may be addressed to:
Peter G. Szilagyi, M.D., M.P.H.
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 275-5798
Fax: (585) 276-2595