Special event coverage at the X Games

Fellowship dates: July 1, 2025 - June 30, 2026
Deadline to apply: August 31, 2024

For more information about the University of Minnesota Sports Medicine Fellowship application process, contact Carrie Kwiatkowski at


Applicants must be:

• Board certified or board eligible graduates of an ACGME-accredited residency in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, or emergency medicine

• U.S. citizens, or have permanent resident status or a J-1 visa

Applicants must have:

• Graduated from an LCME- or AOA- accredited medical school or a medical school outside the U.S., Canada, or Puerto Rico with one of the following:
• A current, valid certificate from ECFMG
• An unrestricted license or residency permit to practice medicine in Minnesota or eligibility for a Minnesota license
• Successful completion of a Fifth Pathway Program in an LCME-accredited medical school
• Completed Steps 1, 2, and 3 of the USMLE or equivalent licensing examinations (i.e., COMLEX)

Application Materials

Personal statement
• Photograph
• Residency director's reference letter (include anticipated/actual graduation date)
• Reference letters (minimum of two)
• Current CV - ERAS format
• Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE) and medical school transcripts
• Published abstract or title page for all publications
• Copy of program for all presentations
• Signed copy of AMSSM Fellowship Directors Code of Ethics for the Match 

Please note: International graduates must also provide a valid ECFMG certificate, and non-U.S. citizens must provide a valid J-1 visa certificate/copy of green card.