How To Apply - Sports Medicine Fellowship

Virtual Interview Notification:

Based on AAMC & ACGME guidance, the University of Colorado School of Medicine (CUSOM) has adopted the following recommendations:

ALL PROGRAMS WILL COMMIT TO ONLINE INTERVIEWS AND VIRTUAL VISITS FOR ALL CANDIDATES, INCLUDING LOCAL STUDENTS AND CUSOM RESIDENT & FELLOW CANDIDATES RATHER THAN IN-PERSON INTERVIEWS FOR THE 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR.

Eligibility, Benefits, Stipends, and Application Deadline

Interview Day

Check back soon for details regarding virtual interview scheduling.

How to Apply - Elective Rotation

Important Update:

Due to COVID-19, the University of Colorado is restricting travel for all employees and trainees outside of Colorado.  

Visiting Trainees from Outside the State of Colorado – Not Approved for Elective Rotations

Visiting Trainees from Inside the State of Colorado – Approved but will not consider requests for elective rotations prior to January 1, 2021. 

The above travel restrictions are subject to change.

Currently there is no timeline on these travel restrictions, but we anticipate they will continue through the remainder of the calendar year.  If you are still interested in an elective rotation with one of our fellowships, please email our program coordinator, Laurie Lemmel.  We will keep a list of individuals interested in elective rotations with our fellowship and, if things change, will reach out to you on availability.  Please keep in mind, it takes approximately 90 days to complete the required paperwork for an elective rotation with the University of Colorado if you are not currently in the system.

Elective rotation requests for the University of Colorado Sports Medicine Fellowship program and all required documentation must be submitted 90 days prior to the requested rotation date.  Rotations are limited to two-week blocks; 1-15 or 16-31 of the month.  If approved for an elective rotation with the University of Colorado, you will be notified via email.

Please send one email with the following information to Laurie Lemmel to request an elective rotation. 

  • Requested rotation dates (please send 3 if possible) – can include in body of email
  • Personal statement addressing why you are interested in the specialty of Sports Medicine and why the University of Colorado. (separate attachment)
  • Goals & Objectives for the elective rotation (separate attachment)
  • CV (separate attachment)
  • Medical School Diploma (separate attachment)
  • Step I & Step II – COMLEX I & COMLEX II Report Scores (separate attachment)

Rotation Request Requirements

Download a comprehensive check list of rotation request requirements HERE.