Fellowship Application Process
KUMC offers a one year clinical Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program. We currently offer 4 Fellowship Positions annually: 3 Adult Focused track positions and 1 Pediatric Focused track position. Our program is accredited through the ACGME. Fellowship applicant eligibility guidelines are outlined in section III A of the ACMGE Hospice and Palliative Medicine Common Program Requirements. Our program has trained fellows with anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, med-peds, med-psych, neurology, pediatric, and surgery backgrounds. We are open to considering applicants of additional residency backgrounds in accordance with ACGME standards.
General Time-line for HPM Fellowship Applicants (year preceding fellowship start):
Spring/Summer: Applications accepted through ERAS
Late Summer/Fall: Interview Season
Winter: NRMP Sub-Specialty MATCH
For additional information please contact our Fellowship Coordinator:
Elaina Smith, M.Ed.
KUHPM will begin reviewing ERAS applications for the 2020-2021 Fellowship Class on July 15th, 2019.