Columbia University Medical Center is committed to the education of physicians and scientists who are firmly grounded in the basic medical sciences, who are providers of compassionate care to their patients, and who excel in the application of the latest scientific discoveries. Faculty at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons are committed to training the next generation of physicians and scientists as leaders in biomedical research and medical practice.


The Columbia University Medical Center, College for Physicians and Surgeons, Rheumatology Fellowship Program is a two-year program with an option for further research training. The primary goal of the program is to train physicians to be highly skilled consultants in rheumatology with demonstrated competencies in patient care, medical knowledge, professionalism, practice-based learning and systems-based practice. The program’s emphasis on clinical experience, didactics, and research prepares fellows for their choice of career: clinical practitioner, clinician educator or researcher.

The Rheumatology Fellowship Goals and Objectives, please click here

The Rheumatology Fellowship Handbook, please click here

Current Fellows Profiles, please click here

Fellowship Information

A complete application packet must include the following:

ERAS Application
3 Letters of Recommendation (one from residency program director)
Medical School Transcript
Dean’s Letter/MSPE
Personal Statement
USMLE Transcript
ECFMG Status Report (if applicable)

Jane S. Kang, M.D..
Program Director, Rheumatology Fellowship
Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Herbert Irving Pavilion, Room 206
New York, NY 10032
Phone: 212.305.4308
Fax: 212.304.6610

For additional information please contact:

Alicia Brewster

Fellowship Coordinator
Division of Rheumatology
Columbia University Medical Center
630 West 168th Street, P&S 10-508
Phone: 212-342-1594
Fax: 212-342-0509

  • Fellows

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