applicants MUST be US citizens or permanent residents (green card) to apply.
(This requirement is necessary since the NIH National Heart Lung and Blood
Institute funds a portion of the fellowship sponsored training grant).
of three years of internal medicine residency training prior to the start of the
completion of USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3 (or equivalent).
University of Colorado participates in the ABIM Research Pathway program and
encourages applicants to apply. All applicants applying via the research
pathway must satisfactorily complete 24 months of accredited categorical
internal medicine training as required by the ABIM. Clinical training in
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and research training follows the ABIM
Resident Matching Program (NRMP) will conduct a matching program for Fellowship
positions in Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine in the fall. In order
to participate in this program, you must submit your "Resident Agreement
Resident Matching Program
(Medical Specialties Matching Program)
2501 M Street, NW, Suite 1
Washington, DC 20037-1307
Telephone: (202) 828-0566
All applications must be submitted via
ERAS. Earlier applications are encouraged and help the selection committee a
great deal in preparing the preliminary rankings. Completed applications
returned after September 15th will not be considered. Your
rankings must be submitted to the National Resident Matching Program by (Date
to be announced by NRMP). The following must be completed through ERAS before
your application will be considered.
- Common Application Form
- A Personal Statement
- Three letters of recommendation from
physicians who have served in a direct supervisory capacity must also be
received prior to your interview date. At least one of these letters should be
from a division head or department chairman.
Interviews are required for match list
ranking. Once the application, personal statement, and letters of
recommendation are on file, you may be invited for an interview. Interviews are
conducted on specific dates during the interview season, for applicants who
cannot make one of these dates, individual interview days will be arranged
The interview days begin at 7:30 AM and
last until 3:00 PM. The day consists of attendance at our divisional pulmonary grand
rounds conference, an introduction to the division and fellowship
presentation with the division leadership, 2 panel interviews,
lunch with fellows and junior faculty, 2 individual interviews
with division faculty, and an optional tour of the new Anschutz Medical Campus. Additional interviews and tours of some of the facilities
can be arranged for interested applicants. In addition, we strongly encourage
you to arrive early and attend our pre-interview dinner on Wednesday night,
where you will have a chance to meet the current fellows and ask questions in
an informal setting. For those applicants who wish to meet and/or interview
with specific faculty members, we strongly encourage early requests and all
efforts will be made to accommodate such requests.
Interview days will be scheduled on Thursdays in September and October.
For questions regarding the fellowship
please contact the Fellowship Coordinator
Notification of your match with a
training program to which you have applied and ranked will reach you in early December via the NRMP. This indication of a "match" is a firm commitment that
will be immediately confirmed in writing.
of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine has a leading role in enhancing diversity campus-wide, and an outstanding record of achievement in
developing academic leaders from its minority trainees. Our principle tenet is that minority faculty
are crucial for diversity of recruitment and retention.The fellowship leadership continues
to network with colleagues at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical
Campus and other institutions to solicit applications from qualified minorities