How to Apply

The fellowship starts on July 1 of every academic year.

Foreign applicants interested in a purely research fellowship who 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 2 letters of recommendation including one from their program director

Based on review of the above, applicants will be invited for in person interview. The deadline for the application is March 1 in the year prior to the fellowship. Interviews are conducted at DDW.

Interested parties should send a curriculum vitae to Albina Gitis at [email protected].

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]