Applicants are required to apply through their appropriate medical education office according to their branch of service. For more detailed information on applying for fellowship programs, contact the Medical Education Office, (210) 916-2222/3038 or DSN: 429-2222/3038.
Criteria for Selection
Criteria for selection include academic performance in medical school, USMLE/COMLEX scores, letters of recommendation, demonstrated interest in military service, leadership potential, physical, mental and moral fitness.
Eligibility -- Active duty Medical Corps (MC) officers who are U.S. citizens and a graduate of an accredited U.S. school of medicine. Any MC active duty officer, who is a graduate from a foreign medical school, must possess a standard certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Applicants must have successfully completed an accredited internal medical residency.
NLT 14 September of the year before training begins.