The fellowship is open to both “U.S. citizens” and “non-U.S. citizens” who are qualified to obtain a full medical license in the State of Colorado and have completed all 3 steps of USMLE. Additionally, the applicant must have completed an accredited Urology Residency in the United States and be board eligible in Urology. The applicant must have a letter of support from their Program Director attesting to the successful completion of the urology training program and recommending them for the fellowship. Two additional letters of recommendation are required.
One trainee per year will be accepted into the 1-year clinical fellowship-training program.
There maybe opportunity of a 1-year research fellowship or 1-3 month observerships, especially for international fellows. This will usually require extramural funding. To date we have had international scholars visit from Canada, Brazil, Mexico, China, Korea, Italy, Russia and Jordan.
Fellowship training in Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery is now determined according to a match process through the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons and the American Urological Association. If you are interested in learning more about the match process, please check out the GURS website at https://www.societygurs.org/gurs/initiatives/fellowship.
Please note: Residents/Fellows in University of Colorado training program must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, asylee, or possess the appropriate documentation to allow the resident/fellow to legally train at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.