Application Process

We have separate application processes for those seeking admission to either the Nephrology Fellowship or Nephrology Transplant Fellowship programs:

Nephrology Fellowship

We accept applications only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) program (phone 215-966-3940). We do not accept paper applications. The deadline for submitting completed applications is August 15.

We require the following supporting documents to be submitted via ERAS:

  • Application
  • Personal statement
  • Current CV
  • Three letters of recommendation (one must be from your current program director)
  • Photo (optional)

J-1 visas may be sponsored for applicants who are accepted into the program. Foreign medical graduates must have completed an ACGME-approved Internal Medicine Residency prior to beginning our program.

We participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). NRMP phone: (202)-400-2223 or (866) 653-6767.

If you have questions about our core Nephrology fellowship program, please contact:

Director, Nephrology Fellowship Program
Steven Cheng, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Ave., CB 8126
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-362-7211
stcheng@dom.wustl.edu

Associate Director, Nephrology Fellowship Program
Seth Goldberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Ave., Campus Box 8129
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-286-1299
sgoldber@dom.wustl.edu

Nephrology Transplant Fellowship

The transplant fellowship is geared to applicants who have completed an AGGME-accredited nephrology training program. Complete the Transplant Fellowship Application and follow directions to mail or email the form to our program.

If you have questions about our Transplant fellowship program, please contact:

Rowena Delos Santos, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Transplant Nephrology
Washington University School of Medicine
660 S. Euclid Ave., Campus Box 8126
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-362-4547
rdelossa@dom.wustl.edu