The Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) is no longer accepting applications to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Pediatric Pain Medicine Fellowship program for the 2017-2018 year. Applications will be accepted for the 2018-2019 fellowship year beginning December 1, 2016 thru May 31, 2017. All applications will be reviewed in June 2017 after the application period has concluded.

The eligible candidate must:

  • have completed an ACGME-accredited residency in Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, or Neurology.
  • have or be able to obtain an unrestricted Ohio medical license and DEA registration
  • have U.S. citizenship, permanent resident status, or be in possession of a J-1 visa at the time of application

Items to upload with ERAS submission:

    • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Personal Statement
    • Three current letters of recommendation, including one from the Dean of your medical school, one from your residency director, and one from your fellowship director and/or employer.
    • Copy of medical school diploma
    • Copy of medical school transcripts
    • Copy of the most recent ABA In-Training exam score or ABA Certificate (if applicable)
    • ECFMG documentation (if applicable)
    • Documentation supporting citizenship status (if applicable)

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Pediatric Pain Medicine Fellowship program participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). On the NRMP website, there is a timeline for programs in the NRMP and will be updated when dates for the 2017 appointment year have been finalized. Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine is listed with Pediatric Anesthesiology as they share the same match timeline dates.

MATCH Timeline
May 31, 2016 Fellowship applications deadline
June 22, 2016 NRMP match opens for registration
August 3, 2016 Rank order list entry begins
September 21, 2016 Rank order list entry deadline
October 5, 2016 Match day
July 1, 2017 Fellowship begins

If you have specific questions about the match process for Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine fellowships, you can contact Lesley Anderson at NRMP (

Contact Us

For questions about requirements, or for additional information about the Pediatric Pain Medicine Fellowship Program, please contact:

Alexandra Szabova, MD – Fellowship Program Director
Phone: 513-636-7768


Andrea Ayers − Fellowship Program Coordinator
Phone: 513-803-5189

Please submit your ERAS application and required documentation as outlined above.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Pediatric Pain Medicine Fellowship
3333 Burnet Avenue
MLC 2001
Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039

Phone: 513-636-7768
Fax: 513-636-2920