How to Apply

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

ALL applications are taken through ERAS.  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 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.

Lisabeth Scalzi, M.D.
Program Director, Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship
Penn State Children's Hospital
500 University Drive
P.O. Box 850, MC HO85
Hershey, PA  17033

Anita Smith, Pediatric Fellowship Program Coordinator
717-531-0003 x287226