*All requirements must be filled by start date of July 1
View our USF GME policy - Appointment of Residents.
For more information on other GME policies & procedures, please visit the GME Policies & Procedures page.
USF Rheumatology Training Program only accepts applications through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) Fellowship Application Site.
Registration with ERAS is required.
Our program is also committed to the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), also referred to as The Match. Applicants will be "matched" to our program using the certified rank order list of the applicants and program director.
Registration with NRMP is required.
Our interview days are typically held on Thursdays in September and October from 8am-4pm. A sample itinerary can be found below.
|8 - 8:30 AM||Coffee/Light Breakfast & Sign-In|
|8:30 AM||Leave from USF FOB (via bus) heading to Tampa General Hospital (TGH)|
|9 - 10:10 AM||Meeting division director, Dr. Carter, in TGH cafeteria, then touring TGH|
|10:15 AM||Back on bus to return to USF FOB|
|10:50 AM||Arrive at FOB, head to conference room|
|11 AM - 12 PM||Orientation with program director, Dr. Joanne Valeriano in conference room|
|12 - 12:40 PM||Lunch with Division|
|12:45 - 4:10 PM||1-on-1 interviews, PD session, Morsani tour & group interview with chief fellows will take place during this time|
|4:10 PM||End of Day|