How to Apply

The fellowship starts on July 1st of every academic year.

Foreign applicants that are interested in a purely research fellowship and bring their own funding may be considered.


  • Fellows must have completed GI fellowship by the time the advanced fellowship begins
  • Fellows must have participated in a US-based GI fellowship and be eligible for a California License
  • All applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, a personal letter on why they want to pursue a career in IBD, and two letters of recommendation, including one from their program director

Applicants will be invited for an in-person interview based on the above requirements. Applications are on a rolling basis. Please complete your application as soon as possible, but no later than May 1st, one year prior to your planned start date.


Interested parties should send a curriculum vitae to Albina Gitis.

Contact Information: 

Uma Mahadevan, M.D.
Fourth Year Fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Program Director
Division of Gastroenterology
University of California, San Francisco
513 Parnassus Avenue, S-357
San Francisco, CA 94143-0538
Email: [email protected]