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.

Calendar (exact dates to be determined)

July, 2018

ERAS website opens to applicants to begin working on their applications

July, 2018

UCSF will begin downloading applications for review

Late July - Early August, 2018

Interview offers will be sent out to select applicants via email

September - October

Friday, September 7, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Interviews conducted

November 14, 2018

Rank Order Lists (ROL) due

November 28, 2018

Match results available

July 1, 2019

Fellowship begins

Contact Information

Kimberley Chan
Program Manager
UCSF Division of Infectious Disease
513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S-380
San Francisco, CA 94143
Tel: (415) 476-9363
Fax: (415) 476-9364
Email: [email protected]