Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a fellowship in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Utah School of Medicine, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduate of a U.S. or Canadian medical school accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) and have three years residency in an ACGME-approved program,
        or
  • Be a graduate of a college of osteopathic medicine in the United States accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and have three years residency in an ACGME-approved program,
        or
  • Be a graduate of a medical school outside of the United States who meets one or more of the following qualifications:
    1. Has a currently valid ECFMG certificate plus at least one year training in an ACGME approved program, 
          or
    2. Has a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a US licensing jurisdiction plus at least one year training in an ACGME-approved program,
          or
    3. Is a graduate of a medical school outside the United States who has completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school. 
  • Be eligible for American Board of Internal Medicine prior to the time they begin training

NOTE: The University of Utah School of Medicine does not discriminate on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, age, religion, color, national origin, disability, or veteran’s status.

How To Apply:

The Division of Infectious Diseases requires the following documentation for application:

  • Completed fellowship application through ERAS
  • Curriculum Vitae and Personal Statement through ERAS
  • Three letters of recommendation through ERAS
  • International Medical Graduates must include the following in addition to the above:
    - Copy of green card, visa (J-1), or documentation of U.S. citizenship
    - Valid ECFMG certificate with Clinical Skills Assessment certification
    - Evidence of previous training in the United States

For any further questions, please contact Program Coordinator Eric Irwin.

Program Director - Paloma Cariello, MD, MPH

Welcome to the University of Utah Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program! Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Program Coordinator

Eric Irwin

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