Post-residency physician fellows must meet the following criteria:

  • Have completed an ACGME or AOA-accredited residency program in Family Medicine or Internal medicine.
  • Be board-certified or board-eligible with demonstration of active pursuit of certification.
  • Individuals who wish to apply for a fellowship should submit an application through ERAS. Your ERAS application should include your current curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, an official USMLE and/or COMLEX transcript, a copy of your ECFMG certificate, if applicable, and a personal statement.

Application materials will be reviewed by the Program Director and Faculty. At their discretion, applicants will be invited to interview on-site at Aventura Hospital & Medical Center. Any candidate who wishes to accept an appointment offer with our program must complete a personal interview with program faculty. No applicants will be discriminated against on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, age, religion, color, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Qualified applicants regardless of race and gender will be given fair consideration by all members of the geriatrics department. Amongst available faculty and administrative staff, the program leadership will ensure a balance of race and gender as well as professional backgrounds to allow graduates to have a broad and balanced experience.