Applicants must be eligible to take the American Board of Internal Medicine Certifying Examination and apply for a permanent Missouri medical license. The fellowship program selects the most qualified candidates regardless of race, sex, creed, color, national origin, handicap or age.
A completed application form through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) must include:
- A personal statement
- A letter of recommendation from the program director
- Two letters from faculty
- USMLE I & USMLE II transcripts (or COMLEX for Osteopathic applicants)
Based upon the above criteria, a personal interview may be scheduled. Final selection or ranking of candidates are made by the Infection Diseases Selection Committee. Criteria utilized by the committee for selection are academic achievement, clinical competence, moral and ethical qualities, compassion, social responsibility, collegiality, and enthusiasm.
Please refer any additional questions or comments to the Fellowship Coordinator (information at left)