Candidates interested in applying for the Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship must submit their application through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).
Due to concerns related to COVID-19, all interviews held in Fall 2020 will be done virtually. Virtual interview are expected to be held in September 2020.
Applicants must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program, an AOA-approved residency program, a program with ACGME International (ACGME-I) Advanced Specialty Accreditation, or a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)-accredited or College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)-accredited residency program located in Canada.
Appointment eligibility for year one of fellowship training requires that fellows must have completed a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency program. Appointment eligibility for year two of fellowship training requires that fellows must have completed the first year of the fellowship, or residency programs in both physical medicine and rehabilitation and pediatrics, or a combined physical medicine and rehabilitation and pediatrics program approved by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Board of Pediatrics.
Exceptionally qualified candidates that do not meet initial eligibility criteria may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
- ERAS Application
- Personal Statement
- Three Letters of Recommendation (LoR)
- One faculty LoR from the applicant’s residency program
- Two additional LoRs
- USMLE/COMLEX Scores
- All application must be submitted through ERAS; paper applications will not be accepted
- J1 visas are available
- H1-B visas are not available