Application Instructions

Advanced Vascular Medicine Fellowship Program:
How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To be eligible for this fellowship, you must have completed at least two years of residency training in internal medicine. Physicians who have completed training in internal medicine, and/or are currently in internal-medicine-based fellowship programs, such as cardiology, hematology, etc., are welcome to apply.

Application requirements:

  • Online application form¬†(click the “submit” box at the bottom to send)
  • Curriculum vitae (see below)
  • Personal statement (see below)
  • Three letters of recommendation (see below for details)

CV and personal statement:
We prefer that you email these documents to us (rather than include them as part of the online application form). Make sure they are clearly labeled with your name and contact information, and email to: Anne Shipe, Fellowship Coordinator (

Alternatively, you can send paper versions of your CV and personal statement via fax or postal service (again, make sure they are clearly labeled):

Fax: 434-244-7581
Mailing address:

Anne Shipe, Fellowship Coordinator
UVA Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
1215 Lee Street, Room 2304
PO Box 800662
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Letters of recommendation:
We require three letters of recommendation, as follows:

  • One from the director of your internal medicine residency program
  • Two from other faculty members, physicians or scientists with whom you have trained or under whom you have worked, at your discretion

As with the CV, we prefer that you email our Program Coordinator, Anne Shipe.

A secondary option, is for letters to be individually signed and placed in sealed envelopes; preferably they should be sent directly from the recommender’s office. Additional letters of reference are welcome. Letters should be addressed to Aditya Sharma, MBBS, Vascular Medicine Fellowship Co-Director, and mailed to the address above.

More information:
Email program co-director Aditya Sharma, MBBS, at:

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