How to Apply


Applications are accepted December 1st, when Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) opens.

Position Availability

Fellows will be selected after the completion of the formal application and interview process. Candidates for the fellowship typically apply two years before entering the training program.

Match Year Positions Effective Start
2021 1 August 1, 2022
2022 2 August 1, 2023
2023 1 August 1, 2024
2024 2 August 1, 2025
2025 1 August 1, 2026
2026 2 August 1, 2027

Interview dates

For the AY2020-2021 recruitment season, interviews will be virtual as recommended by the ACGME and AAMC. Further details regarding the virtual interviews will be forthcoming.

Application requirements

Candidates for the fellowship program must complete a full residency in general surgery leading to American Board of Surgery certification or board eligibility by the start of the fellowship. Please include:

  • All Vascular Surgery Fellowship candidates must have completed an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)-accredited general surgery residency
  • Completed Common Application Form (CAF) through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Current photograph
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

For More Information, please contact:

More information on the application process can be obtained by contacting Deb Marti.

Deb Marti

Deb Marti

Academic Coordinator
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Department of Surgery
11100 Euclid Ave, Lakeside 7th Floor
Cleveland, OH 44106