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)


ERAS Fellowship Application 

NRMP Match Calendar

Contact Information

UCLA Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
10833 Le Conte Ave, MDCC B2-375
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Nia Ricketts
Fellowship Program Coordinator
Email: [email protected]

Kara Calkins, MD
Program Director, Fellowship Training Program
Email: [email protected]