How To Apply

Application Process 

Pain Medicine Fellowship interviews are scheduled in June to take place virtually the third week in July. All application materials are due by April 1st prior to interview season and interviews are offered by invitation only.

Applicants must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program in anesthesiology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, psychiatry, emergency medicine, family medicine or radiology and be board-eligible or board-certified in their specialty. Applicants with primary residency training in other specialties will be considered upon request.

The number of postgraduate fellows in pain medicine is limited to four fellows for the academic year. This ensures that the fellow will have the fullest accessibility to all of the resources of the department.

Application Materials

  • ERAS Application
  • CV 
  • Personal Statement
  • Three Letters of Recommendation (LoR)
    • One faculty LoR from a from applicant's residency program
    • Two additional LoRs

Additional Requirements

  • All applications must be submitted through ERAS; paper applications will not be accepted
  • J1 visas are available
  • H1-B visas are not available


Fellowship Program Director

Franz Macedo, DO

Associate Program Director

Deborah Hudleston, MD

Program Coordinator

Lindsey Christ

Contact us: | 612-626-5578

Mailing Address

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine 420 Delaware Street SE MMC 297 Minneapolis, MN 55455