Application Requirements for the UVA Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

The Geriatric Medicine fellowship program accepts two fellows each year for the 12-month program.

Applicants must have:

  • M.D. or D.O. degree
  • Three or more years of residency training in an ACGME-accredited program in internal medicine or family medicine
  • U.S. citizenship, permanent residency, or a J-1 visa

How to apply:

Required documents for ERAS application:

  • Common application form
  • Wallet-sized color photograph
  • Personal statement
  • Medical school transcript
  • 3 letters of recommendation, one of which should be from the applicant’s internal medicine or family medicine residency program director
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • ECFMG status report (if applicable)


For more information on the UVA Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, please contact:

Christina Tieu, MDProgram Director
Christina Tieu, MD
UVA Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative &
Hospital Medicine
PO Box 800901
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Anthony BrinkmanProgram Coordinator
Anthony Brinkman
Phone 434-243-6158
Fax 434-243-0399