Emory University School of Medicine Rheumatology and Immunology Fellowship is a 3-year, ACGME accredited training. The goal of the Rheumatology Immunology Fellowship Program is to provide training and expertise in medical care and clinical, translational and/or basic science research for graduates to pursue careers as independent investigators in the field of Pediatric Rheumatology and Immunology.

Our mission within the Pediatric Rheumatology and Immunology Fellowship is to develop physicians that are clinically competent in the diagnosis and management of children and adolescents with rheumatic diseases and related conditions have acquired skills and knowledge to succeed in an academic health care setting, and possess habits of life-long learning to build upon their knowledge, skills and professionalism.

Please visit ERAS to apply

Requirements for applying:
  • Have completed (or will complete by July 1st of expected start year) an ACGME-accredited residency program. A complete listing of ACGME-accredited residency programs is available on-line at: www.acgme.org/adspublic/.
  • Have passed all components of the U.S. Medical Licensure Examination, including:
        Step 1
        Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge)
        Step 2 (Clinical Skills)
        Step 3
  • Have fulfilled the eligibility requirements for certification by the American Board of Pediatrics.
  • Are eligible for medical licensure in the state of Georgia as stated on their website: Composite State Board of Medical Examiners.
International applicants must also provide evidence of the following:
  • Certification by the Educational Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Information on ECFMG Certification may be obtained at www.ecfmg.org.
  • Successful completion of the ECFMG English Examination.
*Non-eligible applicants will not be considered for selection in Emory’s graduate medical education program*


Program Director:

Kelly A. Rouster-Stevens, MD, MS

Fellowship Coordinator:
Maria Demery
Office: (404) 727-5765