Program Overview

The University of South Florida's Nephrology and Hypertension Fellowship Program is an ACGME accredited, two-year program. Our Program provides outstanding nephrology training in all aspects of clinical practice, research and education. Opportunities in these three areas enable the curriculum to be individually designed to meet the specific goals of future investigative or clinical nephrologists.

Your training program can be customized to meet your individual career goals. The program offers flexibility for you within the clinical and research tracks. You will work closely with highly experienced and knowledgeable clinical and research faculty. Advanced training tracks in critical care medicine, hypertension and transplantation are available and, if offered, lead to certification.

USF’s clinic’s favorable faculty ratio, large patient population and state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and research facilities combine to create a truly integrated education experience. Our program ensures you will have the finest teaching and broadest patient care experience possible during a busy, hands-on fellowship.

Application Process

Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year will be accepted through the Electronic Application Services (ERAS). Potential candidates for 2017 can access applications through the AAMC/ERAS website at The application period will open in July 15, 2016 for training that will start in July 2017. Our Nephrology Fellowship Program will be matching our positions using the NRMP system. Interested candidates will be required to register with the NRMP.

We will be accepting four (4) new Nephrology Fellows for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The University of South Florida accepts the J-1 training Visa, however, the H-1b Visa is not accepted for post graduate trainees.

ASN/AST Accredited
TGH/ University of South Florida
GME Office

Transplant Fellowship Program - TGMG
Program Director, Tambi Jarmi, MD

Transplant Nephrology Applications are now being accepted for 2017 [total complement of one (1)].
Any questions about the application process should be directed towards Christina Haynes, Program Administrator.