Division of Emergency Medicine | Apply & Contact

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowships use ERAS for applications.  Your application and the following items are required for a complete application through ERAS:

  • Curriculum vitae (MUST include months and years)
  • Personal statement 
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • A copy of your Dean's letter from your medical school (sent from your medical school directly to ERAS)
  • A current photograph


ERAS opens for applicants to begin compiling materials

July 5, 2019

ERAS opens for applications to the Fellowship Program

July 15, 2019

Application Deadline for Boston Children's Hospital

August 31, 2019

BCH 2019 Interview dates

Interviews will occur in September, October, and November.             

NRMP Match Opens

September 25, 2019

NRMP Ranking Opens

October 30, 2019

NRMP Quota Change Deadline

November 20, 2019

NRMP ranking/ordering closes

December 4, 2019

 NRMP Match Day December 18, 2019
Applications are screened by a divisional committee based on the application including reference letters that document the applicant's clinical excellence. Selected candidates will then be invited for an interview. Deadline for submission of all application material (through ERAS) is Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Our Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship program is part of the National Resident Matching Program. Please contact the NRMP at 202-828-0676 for any information or questions concerning this matter.

Thank you for your interest in our program. If you have questions or wish to check the status of your application, please email or call 617-355-6624 and speak with Kevin Deschenes.

International Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

To apply for the Pediatric Global Health Track, please submit the following materials by Sunday, September 1st, 2019 at 12 pm ET.  (See application form & description for details):

1. Application Form
2. CV
3. Personal statement for International Pediatric Emergency Medicine
4. One letter of recommendation pertaining to global health work from a faculty member

Applications for the Global Health Track can be submitted via email to the program administrator Ton Tran at ton.tran@childrens.harvard.edu.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship

To apply for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship, please submit the following materials by Friday, September 1st at 12 pm ET.

1. Letter of interest in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
2. CV
3. Three letters of recommendation

Documents for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship can be submitted via email to the program director Cindy Gravel at cynthia.gravel@childrens.harvard.edu