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Apply to the Program

2019-2021 Fellow Application

To apply, please select this link (Fellow Application) to complete an online application.  For more information, please send an email to

Important Dates

The FMIGS match is conducted through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). You will be required to register for the match on the NRMP website (  Below, please see important NRMP dates:

  • June 15, 2018: Deadline to Submit Fellow Applications
  • June 18, 2018: Application Sharefile Link Forward to Programs
  • June 27, 2018: NRMP Match Opens
  • August 8, 2018: Rank Order List Entry Opens
  • September 7, 2018: Deadline to Schedule Interviews
  • September 12, 2018: Quota Change Deadline
  • September 26, 2018: Rank Order List Certification
  • October 10, 2018: Match Day

Supporting Documents

The following documents must be included to complete your application:

  1. Digital photo.
  2. Curriculum Vitae which includes your educational pedigree, all abstracts, presentations at regional and national meetings, publications, honors, awards and achievements.
  3. Three letters of reference. One letter should be from your residency director.
  4. Your residency ACGME case list brief summary (1 page).
  5. Personal statement discussing your interest in pursuing MIGS training (1 page max).
  6. ECFMG certificate (if applicable)
  7. TOEFL IBT certificate (if applicable)
  8. Official copy of USMLE or LMCC transcript
  9. If you are currently not a resident in training, provide the following:
    1. A description of your current practice.
    2. A list of all hospital staff and teaching appointments currently held, including types of privileges.
    3. A copy of your malpractice policy.

New Site Application

If you’re an experienced endoscopic surgeon looking to be a Program Director in a fellowship, please click on New Site Application. Please save a copy to your computer. Complete the application and email to the Fellowship office at Applications must be submitted electronically. By becoming a preceptor, you’ll be passing on your knowledge to future generations of doctors.

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