Education

Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program

UVA Rheumatology fellowship program participants.

Program Director:  Donald Kimpel, MD 
Key clinical faculty:

The Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program is ACGME-accredited and offers a comprehensive two-year program for those who have completed a three-year residency in internal medicine. Graduating fellows are eligible to sit for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) certification exam in rheumatology.

UVA Rheumatology fellows are provided with a rich and rigorous clinical experience, in combination with clinical and translational research opportunities. The program is designed to develop rheumatologists with the knowledge base and skills to succeed wherever their career path leads them, whether in academic medicine (clinical research, and/or clinical education) or in private practice.