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Faculty Development Fellowship


This is a two-year fellowship but we do allow fellows to overlap in the same year (contingent on the Department finances and space). Applicants should have completed a family medicine residency program before the fellowship begins and plan to obtain a New York State License six months prior to starting the fellowship. We currently do not accept applications from physicians with J1 or H-1B Visas. For further information about joining the Faculty Development Fellowships, please email the fellowship coordinator at

To qualify for admission to the Faculty Development Fellowship, applicants must: 

  • Complete the Faculty Development Fellowship application
  • Submit a CV, personal statement (emailed to coordinator)
  • Three letters of recommendation (sealed and mailed) directly from your professional references 
  • All application documentation must be received and reviewed prior to arranging an interview 
  • Interview expenses are not covered by the Fellowship 

                      Timeline of Application Process:

  • July 1st: Start date for submission of application 
  • September 30: Closing date for application and receipt of above documentation 
  • October - November: Interviews 
  • July 1 - August 1: Fellows begin orientation/employment anytime in this date range (varies by year) 

 Maternal and Child Health Fellowship

Learn about applying for the Maternal and Child Health Fellowship.

Maternal and Child Health Fellowship Application Timeline
July 15: Start date for submission of applications
September 15: Fellowship application, electronic-CV, personal statement and 3 letters
of reference due
September 1 - October 15: Interviews
July 1 - August 1: Fellows begin orientation/employment anytime in this date range

Sports Medicine Fellowship

Applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Contact Information

For further information, write or call:

Fellowship Coordinator
Highland Family Medicine
777 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620 USA
Phone: (585) 279-4764
Fax: (585) 244-9048
Email: Fellowship Coordinator