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Application Information

We are accepting applications through the
Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The Division of Pediatric Nephrology fellowship welcomes applicants for our fellowship program. We participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and utilize the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) to manage applications. ERAS opens in July for fellowships starting in July of the following year.


Candidates must have satisfactorily completed an ACGME accredited residency in general pediatrics prior to the start of their fellowship. Applicants pursuing other training pathways approved by the American Board of Pediatrics, such as the Accelerated Research Pathway, are also welcome to apply.

In order to be considered, the applicant must have US Citizenship, Permanent Residency or a J-1 Visa. No other Visa's are accepted. For eligibility information, please read our GME Applicant Eligibility Requirements Policy.

How to Apply:

We will be accepting applications via the ERAS system starting in July 2016.

The following list of materials is required to be submitted with your ERAS application:

  • MyEras Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal statement telling us about yourself, your interest in Nephrology, long term plans, and specific fellowship training goals
  • Three letters of recommendation from faculty within your department. One letter should be from the Chair of Pediatrics or the Chief of Nephrology, and the other two should be from other faculty members who are familiar with your work.
  • Medical school transcript
  • Board scores (USMLE or COMLEX)
  • Photograph

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Contact Us

Marc B. Lande, M.D., M.P.H.

Fellowship Director

Shelley Weekes

Fellowship Administrator
Phone: (585) 275-8099
Fax: (585) 276-1198

Program Mailing Address:

University of Rochester Medical Center
Division of Pediatric Nephrology
Golisano Children’s Hospital
601 Elmwood Ave., Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642