Eligibility & Application

To be eligible for a fellowship in the Division of Nephrology at the University of Utah School of Medicine, an applicant must:
  • Be a graduate of a US 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:
  • Has a currently valid ECFMG certificate plus at least one year training in an ACGME approved program, OR
  • 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
  • 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.

 

 The Division of Nephrology 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 US citizenship
    • Valid ECFMG certificate with Clinical Skills Assessment certification
    • Evidence of previous training in the United States