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Application Process & Contact Information


Fellowship Application

Eligibility Criteria for Fellowship Training at UCLA

  • MD (Medical Degree) or equivalent
  • US Citizenship or permanent resident status in the U.S.
  • Expectation of satisfactory completion of requirements for Certification in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics
  • UCLA participates in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP). You must register with the NRMP
  • California Medical License (at the time of starting fellowship)
  • To find out more about UCLA Fellowship salaries and benefits, life in Los Angeles and other information, please visit the UCLA Graduate Medical Education website

Board certification eligibility upon fellowship completion: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Length of fellowship: 3 years

Number of fellowship positions available per year: 3
Application Process

  • Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
         - Application
         - CV
         - Personal Statement
         - Three letters of recommendation/reference (one must be from residency program director)
  • Evidence of passing the General Pediatric In-Training Exam - Fax to (310) 267-0154


ERAS 2015 - New ERAS Application Cycle for Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine for Applicants beginning positions July 2015



June 18, 2014

Applicants begin contacting the EFDO to get a token to access MyERAS and start working on their application, personal statement and requesting letters of recommendation

July 1, 2014

Applicants begin applying to July cycle fellowship programs

July 15, 2014

Programs begin downloading applications materials

Aug - Oct 2014

Applicants interview with fellowship programs

October 2014

Match results released

July 1, 2015

Applicants begin their Fellowship

Contact Information

UCLA Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
10833 Le Conte Ave, MDCC B2-375
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Attention: Kristie Smiley, Program Coordinator
Email: KSmiley@mednet.ucla.edu
(310) 825-9357 Phone
(310) 267-0154 Fax

Udayakumar Devaskar, MD
Program Director, Fellowship Training Program
Email: UDevaskar@mednet.ucla.edu

Associate Program Director
Vedang Londhe, MD
Email: VLondhe@mednet.ucla.edu