Application

Interventional Cardiovascular Training Program

Fellowship Appointments to the Cardiology Interventional Fellowship program are administered under the National Resident Matching Program. Application is made through AAMC Electronic Residency Application Service, ERAS.

Required application materials must be submitted through ERAS:

  1. ERAS application
  2. Curriculum Vitae (ERAS format is acceptable)
  3. Personal Statement
  4. Three letters of recommendation
    • Each letter should specifically address your experience and skills in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at your University Training Program.
  5. Photograph
  6. Your e-mail address

Note: We require certification via the 3 parts of the ABME exam or FLEX. The University of Maryland Department of Medicine mandates this for all fellowship applicants. Please give the appropriate dates and/or scores.

It is not necessary to supply documentary evidence for any information already covered on the application. Specifically, DO NOT send copies of ABIM certificates, licenses, diplomas or publication reprints.

Additional application requirements and information (if applicable):

  • ECFMG certified at time of application

If you are an international graduate, please note that a valid Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) (www.ecfmg.org) certificate, including successful completion of USMLE Step 2 as well as eligibility for a J-1 visa, is required by matched date.

  • We do not sponsor H-1 visas.

Confirmation of the intention to participate in the interview is required.

What are some of the local hotels in the area that you would recommend?

There are several hotels in the downtown Baltimore area, within walking distance to the medical center. UMMC does not recommend nor endorse specific lodgings, but we do suggest that you ask for any specials that they are running for interview weekends when booking.

Hilton Baltimore
401 West Pratt Street, Baltimore MD 21201.
Phone: 443-573-8700

Holiday Inn
301 West Lombard Street, Baltimore MD 21201.
Phone: 410-685-3500

Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards
110 South Eutaw Street, Baltimore MD 21201
Phone: 410-962-0202

Days Inn Inner Harbor
100 Hopkins Place, Baltimore MD 21201
Phone: 410-576-1000

Please visit the following sites for additional information:

For additional information regarding the terms, conditions, and benefits of appointment, visit http://www.umm.edu/gme/new_resid.htm


Instructions for Completing the Application for Interventional Cardiovascular Fellowship Program.

Please note: All positions for the Interventional Cardiovascular Fellowship have been filled for 2013. Applications are being accepted for 2014-2015 until February 28, 2013. We have 2 positions to fill for FY 14-15.

Please download, complete and forward one copy of the application form.

Please attach your updated CV.

Three letters of recommendation are required: each letter should specifically address your experience and skills in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at your University Training Program. All letters of recommendation should be submitted in enclosed envelopes and included with your application materials.

Send a copy of your ECFMG certificate and current visa status, where appropriate.

Materials for the application process should be sent to:

Academic Coordinator
Department of Medicine
University of Maryland
110 S. Paca Street, 7th Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
jbishop1@medicine.umaryland.edu
410-328-8278

Note: Because of the very large number of applications we receive, it is not possible to honor telephone requests to verify receipt of applications or letters. If you want verification that your application has been received, please enclose a self-addressed stamped postcard.

If you have any questions regarding the application, please call 410-328-8278 or E-mail: jbishop1@medicine.umaryland.edu

*Downloading the application requires Microsoft Word.  If you do not have this program installed on your computer, please call us at 410-328-8278 or or E-mail: jbishop1@medicine.umaryland.edu to have an application mailed to you.

This page was last updated: July 15, 2013

         
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