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How to Apply

The UCSF Fellowship Program in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine participates in Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Instructions for completing and submitting the ERAS application can be found here.

We require 3 letters of recommendation, including one from your current Program Director. If you have had prior research experience, a letter from your research supervisor is desirable. Letters may be included in ERAS, or sent directly to Dr. Lazarus, at the address below. Please include in your Personal Statement some discussion of your career goals and of your research interests.

Deadline for completed applications is August 31, 2017.

After we receive your completed application, your file will be reviewed and you will be notified regarding the advisability of an interview. Applicants must be eligible for certification in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and must be licensed by the State of California at the time they begin their fellowship

The University of California does not sponsor H-1B visas for clinical fellowship training. Graduates of Foreign Medical Schools please visit our UCSF policies page for more information.

The UCSF Program in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine is one of the many programs in the US participating in the National Pulmonary Fellow Matching Program. All applicants to our program are required to register with the National Resident Matching Program. You must complete an agreement documenting your individual participation in the matching program. Registration forms and additional information can be obtained here:

National Resident Matching Program
Attention: Pulmonary Disease Fellowship Match
2450 N Street, NW, Suite 201
Washington, DC 20037-1141
Telephone: (202) 828-0676

For additional information Please contact:

Program Director

Stephen C. Lazarus, MD
505 Parnassus, Ave, Box 0111
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-2091
Email: [email protected]

Fellowship Coordinator

William Ho
513 Parnassus Ave, Box 0111
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-0735
Email: [email protected]