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Application Process

All applicants must use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) located at www.aamc.org/eras.  Paper applications will not be accepted.  We do not accept "supplemental" applications.

Required documents:

  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Medical school transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation from faculty familiar with your performance.  At least one letter should be from your program director.
  • Proof of citizenship
  • USMLE board scores
  • ECFMG cerificate (if applicable)

Eligability Criteria:

  • MD or DO
  • US citizenship, permanent resident, or J1 visa status
  • Completed 3 years of US postgraduate training by the time of entry into the fellowship program.
  • For Foreign Medical Graduates-must have a valid ECFMG certificate

Interview Process:

  • Selected applicants will be invited to interview with our program.  Please note that submitting an application to ERAS does not guarantee an interview.  Only those selected to interview will receive communication regarding the opportunity to interview.
  • Candidates will be interviewed by nephrology faculty members, the program director and will also meet with our current fellows.
  • Applicants are responsible for interview expenses such as travel, lodging and incidentals.

Applications accepted

July 1 through October 30

Interview Period

August through October

If you have any questions regarding the nephrology fellowship or the application process, please contact the fellowship coordinator, Beth Hanneman, via email at elizabeth.hanneman@osumc.edu.