How to Apply

The UCSF Fellowship Program in Gastroenterology participates in Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Instructions for completing and submitting the ERAS application can be found here.

Deadline for completed applications is August 15, 2018 Interview will dates will be held on September 12 and October 17.  

We require 3 letters of recommendation, in addition to your current Program Director. If you have had prior research experience, a letter from your research supervisor is desirable. Letters may be included in ERAS. Please include in your personal statement, some discussion of your career goals and of your research interests. We encourage individuals from underrepresented minorities to apply to our program.

Prospective applicants must choose one of two fellowship tracks: Clinical or Research Track. Applicants interested in laboratory based, basic science investigation should apply to the Research Track and will interview on a separate day. Applicants interested in clinical research should apply to the Clinical Track and will apply for T32 research track during the first year of fellowship.

All applications will be reviewed by a committee. Applicants must be eligible for certification in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and must be licensed by the State of California at the time they begin their fellowship.  

The University of California does not sponsor H-1B visas for clinical fellowship training. Graduates of Foreign Medical Schools please visit our UCSF policies page for more information.

All applicants to our program are required to register with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Registration forms and additional information can be obtained here.

For additional information, please contact:

Svetlana Sogolova
Program Coordinator 
513 Parnassus Ave, Box 0538
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-3143
[email protected]

 

Najwa El-Nachef, M.D.
Program Director 
513 Parnassus Ave, Box 0538
San Francisco, CA 94143
[email protected]