The University of Colorado participates in the ABIM Research Pathway program and encourages applicants to apply. All applicants applying via the research pathway must satisfactorily complete 24 months of accredited categorical internal medicine training as required by the ABIM. Clinical training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and research training follows the ABIM requirements.
The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) will conduct a matching program for Fellowship positions in Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine in the fall. In order to participate in this program, you must submit your "Resident Agreement Form" to:
National Resident Matching Program
(Medical Specialties Matching Program)
2501 M Street, NW, Suite 1
Washington, DC 20037-1307
Telephone: (202) 828-0566
All applications must be submitted via ERAS. Earlier applications are encouraged and help the selection committee a great deal in preparing the preliminary rankings. Completed applications returned after September 15th will not be considered. Your rankings must be submitted to the National Resident Matching Program by (Date to be announced by NRMP). The following must be completed through ERAS before your application will be considered.
Interviews are required for match list ranking. Once the application, personal statement, and letters of recommendation are on file, you may be invited for an interview. Interviews are conducted on specific dates during the interview season, for applicants who cannot make one of these dates, individual interview days will be arranged whenever possible.
The interview days begin at 7:30 AM and last until 3:00 PM. The day consists of attendance at our divisional pulmonary grand rounds conference, an introduction to the division and fellowship presentation with the division leadership, 2 panel interviews, lunch with fellows and junior faculty, 2 individual interviews with division faculty, and an optional tour of the new Anschutz Medical Campus. Additional interviews and tours of some of the facilities can be arranged for interested applicants. In addition, we strongly encourage you to arrive early and attend our pre-interview dinner on Wednesday night, where you will have a chance to meet the current fellows and ask questions in an informal setting. For those applicants who wish to meet and/or interview with specific faculty members, we strongly encourage early requests and all efforts will be made to accommodate such requests.
Interview days will be scheduled on Thursdays in September and October.
For questions regarding the fellowship please contact the Fellowship Coordinator
Notification of your match with a training program to which you have applied and ranked will reach you in early December via the NRMP. This indication of a "match" is a firm commitment that will be immediately confirmed in writing.
The Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine has a leading role in enhancing diversity campus-wide, and an outstanding record of achievement in developing academic leaders from its minority trainees. Our principle tenet is that minority faculty are crucial for diversity of recruitment and retention.The fellowship leadership continues to network with colleagues at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and other institutions to solicit applications from qualified minorities and women.