Fellowship Application Process

The Division of Infectious Diseases at UCSF participates in ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) and the fellowship match program administered by the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP).

ERAS Application

Instructions for completing and submitting the ERAS application can be found at ERAS application.

Please be sure to complete the following items:

  • Submit three letters of recommendation, including letters from your residency training director, research mentor (if applicable), and current employer (if you have completed residency training)
  • Submit a concise personal statement of your career goals in Infectious Diseases, previous research background/training and possible research interests (if applicable)
  • Apply to at least one of our two fellowship tracks: Clinical Educator or Research

Requirements for our fellowship program include a Medical Degree, two-three years of Internal Medicine residency training in an ACGME accredited program, and US citizenship or permanent residence status.

Our fellows have diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. We encourage minorities and women to apply.

NRMP Registration

All applicants to the Infectious Diseases fellowship program are required to register with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). View information on how to register and important deadlines at NRMP.


July, 2020

ERAS website opens to applicants to begin working on their applications

August 12, 2020

UCSF will begin downloading applications for review

Late August-September, 2020

Interview offers will be sent out to select applicants via email

September - October 

September 16, 2020
September 23, 2020
September 30, 2020
October 7, 2020
October 14, 2020

Interviews conducted

November 18, 2020

Rank Order Lists (ROL) due

December 2, 2020

Match results available

July 1, 2021

Fellowship begins

Contact Information

Marie HolleroMarie Hollero
Program Coordinator
[email protected]
Phone: 415-476-9363
Fax: 415-476-9364