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How to Apply

The Acute Care Fellowship offered by Children’s National Hospital is best suited for recent pediatric residency graduates or general pediatricians looking to improve their clinical skills and work in a fast-paced, academic environment.

Interested candidates must have completed an ACGME-approved residency in pediatrics and be board eligible or certified. Candidates must be able to obtain a Washington, D.C., medical license.

Please notify Deena Berkowitz, M.D., M.P.H., if you plan to apply to the Acute Care Fellowship or if you have questions. Applicants will be required to submit the following documents:

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Three letters of recommendation. If you graduated residency in the past two years, one of these letters should be from your program director.

Application Deadlines

Recruitment for the Acute Care Fellowship starts in September. The application deadline is March 1, 2023.