Fellowship Application Process

How to Apply
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program

The Rutgers New Jersey Medical School - Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program accepts applications through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for both PCCM and CCM candidates.  We participate in the National Resident Matching Program’s (NRMP) Medical Specialties Matching Program for PCCM candidates.

Applications must include:

  • ERAS Application Form

  • A minimum of 3 Letters of Recommendation, including one from your current Program Director

  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation and Medical School Transcript

  • Personal Statement

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates status report (if applicable)

  • Copies of all National Board, USMLE and COMLEX transcripts


If visa sponsorship is needed, the applicant must seek ECFMG sponsorship as a J1 Exchange Visitor


Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates selected for an interview will be notified starting in late August. Virtual interviews, including opportunities to meet with current fellows and faculty, will be held from September through early November.


"In alignment with the Association of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Program Directors (APCCMPD), our national professional society, and to ensure a uniform interview process that is equitable to all applicants, our fellowship interviews for applicants in 2022-2023 will be held exclusively virtually. We will not offer in-person site visits. The full recommendation is available at: https://apccmpd.memberclicks.net/assets/Interviews/APCCMPD_Interview_Task_Force_Recommendation_22_23_Interviews.pdf


For further information about the application and interview process please contact:

Candy Reyes


Candy Reyes
Program Coordinator