Application Process Apply Now! » Please be sure to attach your CV and a brief statement describing your career goals, with special attention to the contribution this training program will make toward you achieving your professional objectives. Interviews for the next academic year (September - May) will begin in early Spring. Stipends are available for United States citizens and aliens admitted to the United States with a permanent resident visa. For Questions or More Information Melissa Alliet Burdick Phone: (585) 275-7383 Fax: (585) 275-3366 Stephen B. Sulkes, M.D. Fellowship Director The LEND training program is supported by a federal grant from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).