How to Apply

We participate in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and only accept applications in this manner.

Initial application submissions are received from July 15 through October 1. Applicants are then invited by the Fellowship Program Director to interview from August to November after holistic review of the application materials by the Fellowship Recruitment Committee. As a result, we encourage you to apply early.

The Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Training Fellowship Training Program at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine accepts applicants with J1 visa status.

Additional application information is available on the Office of Graduate Medical Education's website. The following are minimum requirements for application to the training program and should be included in the ERAS application:

  1. Board Eligible or Board Certified in Pediatrics or Medicine-Pediatrics
  2. Updated CV
  3. Personal Statement
  4. Three letters of recommendation
  5. School of Medicine transcript
  6. USMLE/COMPLEX transcript of Step 1-3 scores
  7. ECFMG certification if pertinent
  8. Personal interview (by invitation)


Jennifer C. King, MD

Fellowship Director
Jennifer C. King, MD

Isaura Diaz, MD

Associate Fellowship Director
Isaura Diaz, MD

Fellowship Coordinator
Please contact Kristi Whitman below for more information regarding the program or application process.

Kristi Whitman