Fellowship Program Applicants

The Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Program utilizes the Association of American Medical Colleges' Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and participants in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). 

Post-residency applications must be submitted through ERAS.  Paper applications will not be accepted.

  • To register with ERAS and review information regarding application procedures, requirements, and deadlines, please visit the ERAS website.

  • Please visit the NRMP for details regarding the match process and registration information.

The application and interview process for 2020 fellowships is now open.

Meghan Stawitcke
Education Program Manager
Fellowship Program Coordinator

750 Welch Road, Suite 315
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Email: meghans4@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 723-5711
Time of Year Step in Application Process
July 5, 2020
Applicants begin to upload applications
August 12, 2020
Program(s) begin to download applications
August - November 2020 Interview season
October 28th, 2020 Rank list opens
November 18, 2020
Quota change deadline
December 2,
Rank order list deadline
December 16, 2020
Match Day
July 7, 2021 Fellowship Program Begins

Required Documentation to be Submitted via ERAS

Please submit a completed ERAS application, which includes the following documentation

  • Medical School Transcript (certified English translation if from foreign institution)
  • Three letters of recommendation (more than three is optional)
  • Personal Statement
  • Current CV
  • USMLE transcript with scores to date
  • MSPE/Dean's Letter (Required for U.S. medical schools; provide if available for foreign medical schools)
  • Photograph for ERAS system (optional)

Out-of-State and Out-of-Country Scholars

All applicants must have completed their residency from an ACGME-accredited program in either the U.S. or Canada. The Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine welcomes out-of-state and out-of-country scholars; however, we do not provide advice or support for becoming legally able to practice medicine in the state of California.

All post-residency fellows must have a California Medical License prior to beginning their fellowship. Due to our MCHB Training Grant, our post-residency fellowship program cannot accept applicants on J1 or H1B Visas. Please visit the following web sites for more information: