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How To Apply

Nephrology Fellowship Program
Upstate University Hospital
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Phone: 315 464-5290
Fax: 315 464-5295
Name: Mary Lynn West, Fellowship Coordinator
Email: [email protected]


  • For 2023-2024 there will be 3 positions available
  • For 2024-2025 there will be 2 positions available

Accreditation Length: 6 years
Program Size: 5
Program Length: 2 years

Application Process

All applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Deadline for completed applications is October 1st of the year preceding the program start date. Appointments for the Fellowship Program will be made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). All candidates must register through the NRMP.

Step 1

The application requires the following information:

  • Official Medical School Transcripts
  • Official test transcripts for all applicable examinations (USMLE, LMCC, COMPLEX, NBOME, FMGEMS, FLEX or NBME)
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A personal statement
  • A valid ECFMG certificate(if you graduated from medical school outside of the United States)
  • A copy of your medical school diploma (if you have graduated from medical school
  • 3 letters of recommendation, including one from program director

Step 2

Applicants considered for an interview will be contacted by the Fellowship Coordinator and invited to Upstate Medical University for an interview with the Program Director and the Nephrology faculty.