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    Our one-year Pediatric Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship seeks physicians who:

    • Will have completed at least three years of training in an accredited residency program
    • Will be eligible to sit for the American Board of Pediatrics certifying examination

    Our fellowship program participates in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) universal application process and in the National Resident Matching Program. Please visit AAMC’s website at www.aamc.org/eras for an application and information about our program.

    Our program number is 5403832105. We do accept international medical graduates from AAMC-approved medical schools; and we support J1 visas.

    HPM Match Timeline for fellow starting in July 1, 2016

    If you are interested in applying for a position in our upcoming 2016 fellowship class, please follow this timeline:

    • ERAS registration: Spring 2015
    • NRMP online program information update: May 1, 2015
    • ERAS opens: July 1, 2015
    • Match opens: July 29, 1915
    • Rank list opens: Sept. 30, 2015
    • Quota change deadline: Oct. 28, 2015
    • Rank list deadline: Nov. 11, 2015
    • Match day: Dec. 2, 2015
    • ERAS closes: May 1, 2016
    • Fellow start date: July 1, 2016

    We encourage open communication with the program director and coordinator throughout the application process. If you are considering applying, please email your CV to the Program Director or Coordinator so we can double check that we receive your application in ERAS (this is not a requirement for application however).

    Instructions for application

    The following information should be submitted to ERAS:

    1. Complete application as provided through ERAS
    2. Personal statement: Please include a single page statement describing the following: your interest in pursuing training in pediatric palliative care; the goals you hope to achieve in training; and your plans after fellowship.
    3. Curriculum Vitae
    4. Three letters of reference
    5. Dean's letter from medical school
    6. Medical school transcript
    7. Recent photograph
    8. Copy of parts 1, 2 and 3 of the USMLE, or equivalent scores
    9. If a graduate of a medical school outside the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico, valid ECFMG certificate or one that does not expire prior to the start of the fellowship
    10. If not a citizen of the United States or permanent resident, copy of current, appropriate visa


    For questions about requirements, or to learn more about the Pediatric Palliative Medicine Fellowship Training Program, contact:

    Hilary Flint, DO, MEd  – Fellowship Program Director
    3333 Burnet Ave.
    MLC 2001
    Cincinnati, OH  45229-3039
    Phone: 513-636-4984
    Email: Hilary.Flint@cchmc.org


    Marybeth Sullivan − fellowship program coordinator