The University of Virginia Sports Medicine Fellowship is an ACGME accredited program offering one fellowship position annually for the duration of the one year program. The fellowship year runs from July 1-June 30.

Fellowship Eligibility

The fellowship is available to all applicants who have successfully completed an accredited US residency training program in one of the following specialties:

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The applicant must be board certified or board eligible in their respective field.

The fellow will ultimately be selected through the National Residency Match Program (NRMP). Input of the match list is agreed upon between the fellowship director and the associate fellowship director with significant input from core faculty. Applicants must register for the Match Program located at

Application Deadline:

All application materials should be submitted to ERAS between July 7, 2023 to October 1, 2023. Interviews will be held September through November.

What a typical interview day looks like: 

8:00a – 8:10a: Welcome, opening comments.
8:10a – 8:35a: Interview #1
8:40a – 9;05a: Interview #2
9:10a – 9:35a: Interview #3
9:40a – 10:05a: Interview #4
9:10a – 10:35a: Interview #5
10:40a – until finished: Q&A with Dr. Statuta and fellow, a slideshow, a tour of athletic training grounds, and lunch with the fellow

For more information contact:

Sarah Cowan
University of Virginia
Box 800729
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone 434.243.6638

Fed Ex address:

UVA Family Medicine
1215 Lee Street
Box 800729
Charlottesville, VA 22908 fax: (434) 243-4800

Information for applicants

The Graduate Medical Education office website is a source of information for anyone considering a fellowship at the University of Virginia. On the website you will find information on benefits, housing and life in Charlottesville.