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Department of Internal Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine

Admissions

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Sleep Medicine Fellowship, you must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program in anesthesiology, family medicine, internal medicine, neurology, otolaryngology, pediatrics, or psychiatry. Please plan to sit for a board exam in your specialty before or during your Sleep Fellowship training.

For foreign nationals interested in applying, a J-1 visa is required for admission to all UC Davis Health System fellowship training programs.  

We do not accept H-1B visas.

Additional eligibility requirements and guidelines:

Application Process

To apply for the Sleep Medicine Fellowship, all applicants must use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

The application form and all supporting documents must be submitted to ERAS by  August 8, 2015 for full consideration. Supporting documents include:

  • Personal statement
  • Official medical school transcript
  • USMLE/COMLEX transcript
  • A Dean's letter (MSPE)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from physicians who have served in a direct supervisory capacity.
  • One (1) letter of recommendation from a division head or department chairman.
  • A valid ECFMG certificate (if applicable)

Timeline

The Sleep Medicine Fellowship will follow these dates for the 2014 Match year (2015 - 2016 appointment): 

ERAS opens: July 1, 2015
Application Deadline: August 8, 2015
Interviews: Select Wednesdays in September and October
Ranking List Submitted: October 28, 2015
Match Day: November 11,  2015
First Day of Fellowship: July 1, 2016  (Orientation sessions in last week in June)

Questions?

Liz Garman
Sleep Medicine Fellowship Coordinator
elizabeth.garman@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
916-734-4597 (phone)
916-734-7924 (fax)