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Admission

Thank you for your interest in the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program!  We are thrilled you are interested in our program and subspecialty. Please stay tuned for upcoming information about the 2022-2023 application process.

For more information about our program and UCSD, please watch the videos below: 

We are here to help!  Please reach out to Mayra V Rodriguez (mvrodriguez@health.ucsd.edu) with any questions prior to your interview day with UCSD.
 
 


 


 

Statement on Diversity

Our program values diversity and strives to create a diverse educational environment within the ID/GPH Division.  We strongly encourage applicants from a wide variety of backgrounds to apply to our fellowship program.

Required Documentation

A complete application with the following documents are required through ERAS:

  • ERAS Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letter(s) of Recommendation (LoRs)
  • USMLE Transcript (optional)
  • COMLEX-USA Transcript (optional)
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE or “Dean’s Letter”)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Photo (optional)
To be invited for interview, International Medical Graduates will need to provide the following in additional documentation: 

  • ECFMG Status Report 
  • Permanent Resident Status 

Eligibility Requirements

Fellows in the 3-year ID Research Track are supported on an institutional training grant (T32) from the National Institutes of Health. Therefore, to be eligible for a slot on this grant, applicants must be a citizen of the United States or be designated a permanent resident (have a Green Card).  If you are a fellow in the 2-year Clinician Educator Track this does not apply.

Questions?

Please contact Mayra V Rodriguez at: 
Email: mvrodriguez@health.ucsd.edu