Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship Application: How to Apply

Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed training in an approved pediatric residency program and fulfilled the eligibility requirement for certification by the American Board of Pediatrics by the beginning of the Fellowship program. Applicants must satisfy the Georgia State Board of Medical Examiner’s requirement to obtain state licensure. International medical graduates must be ECFMG certified. Neither country-U.S. citizenship nor permanent residency is required. Minority physicians are encouraged to apply. Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. Stipends are based on the years of training to levels established by Emory University.

To apply for a Fellowship, please complete an application through the Applying to Fellowships with ERAS® | AAMC site.

A completed application file will include:

  1. Completed application submitted through ERAS
  2. Current curriculum vitae
  3. Personal statement (The personal statement should include a description of previous research and clinical experience, reason for interest in a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship, and your future goals in the career of hospital medicine.)
  4. Three letters of reference. One letter should be from the Director of your Residency Training Program
  5. USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3 Score Reports
  6. Official Medical School Transcript
  7. ECFMG Report, if applicable
  8. A recent photograph (optional)

Interviews are required and will be conducted from August through November. Applicant selection will be done through the  National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Pediatric Specialties Match | NRMP.


Eras Dates to Remember:

June 7, 2023 - ERAS 2024 season begins at 9 a.m. ET.

June 21, 2023 - Programs receive access to the PDWS for preseason setup.

July 5, 2023 - July cycle fellowship applicants may begin submitting applications to programs at 9 a.m. ET.

July 19, 2023 - July cycle fellowship programs begin receiving and may begin reviewing applications in the PDWS at 9 a.m. ET.


NRMP Dates to Remember:

Aug 23 -  Match Opens

Sep 27 - Ranking Opens

Nov 1 - Quota Change Deadline

Nov 15 - Rank Order List Certification Deadline

Nov 29 - Match Day


For more information, email Fellowship Program Coordinator, Tanisha Booker.