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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the ACGME accredited Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program at the University of Rochester. We select the most qualified candidates regardless of age, color, disability, domestic violence status, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law. Applicants must be graduates of an ACGME-approved general psychiatry residency program prior to starting the fellowship, and provide the following:

  • Application form
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one from each program director
  • Dean’s letter
  • Medical school transcript
  • ECFMG certificate, if applicable
  • USMLE scores

Interested candidates should complete and send the above to:

Robert L. Weisman, D.O.,
Director, Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship
University of Rochester Medical Center
300 Crittenden Boulevard
Rochester, New York 14642-8409
Tel: (585) 276-5209

 For questions regarding the application process please contact the Psychiatry Education Office: 585-275-6723 or the URMC Graduate Medical Education Office.