How to Apply

All applicants must have completed a residency from  an American Board of Pediatrics approved training program.

ALL applications are taken through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERASĀ®). Applications will be reviewed once your ERAS application is complete. Once reviewed we will invite qualified applicants for an interview. All applications are considered without regard to race, religion, gender, or national origin.

We require four letters of recommendation from faculty that you have worked with including your current program director. 

We participate in the match through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

International medical graduates must hold a currently valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical graduates in order to be considered for the match. 

  • We accept J1 Visas


  • The program will pay for 1 (one) night of your lodging the day before your interview. These arrangements will be made by the coordinator.

Please contact us with any questions you may have. 

Thomas Chin, M.D.
Program Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship
Penn State Children's Hospital
500 University Drive, MC HO85
Hershey, PA  17033

Anita Smith, Pediatric Fellowship Program Coordinator
717-531-0003 x 287226