Picture1-150x150These  are a few of the frequently asked questions that should help answer some of your questions about our policies and procedures when applying for a GI fellowship position at UAB.  If you have any additional questions, please do not hestitate to contact us at anytime. 

   When is the deadline for applications?

  • Deadline for applications is July 31st via ERAS

Are there any specific USMLE score requirements or any other requirements?

  • USMLE score is considered but a specific score has not been made a requirement
  • Application Submission Requirements:

      All applications will be reviewed via ERAS

  1. Current CV (updated within 3 months)
  2. Medical School Diploma and transcripts
  3. Medical School Dean’s Letter
  4. Three (3) total Letters of Recommendation (including former program directors)
  5. Certificate /verification from previous residency training
  6. Must be eligible for Alabama Medical License and Alabama Controlled Substance Certificate
  7. Must be eligible for Federal DEA registration
  8. Valid ECFMG Certificate (IMG only)

When do you interview for potential fellowships applicants?

  • We will begin interviewing applicants in September and continue through October.

Do you only accept applications through ERAS for Fellowships or do you accept applications via fax, etc?

  • We participate in the National Registry Match Program (NRMP) yearly and only accept applications through ERAS.

Do you accept International Medical Graduates?

  • Yes, we accept International Medical Graduates.

Do you sponsor H1B and J1 Visas?

  • Yes, the GI Division can sponsor these Visas.

Do you offer an advanced 4th year of fellowship?

  • We are not currently offering an advanced fellowship in therapeutic endoscopy; however, we are offering a fellowship position in transplant hepatology.

For more information about our fellowship program contact:

Natasha Millette (Program Coordinator) at:  205-996-2459 or nmillette@uabmc.edu

For more information about GME policy and procedures at UAB visit our GME website.