Application information for Physician Fellowships

Applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS®). The Fellowship Program participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) Specialties Matching Service (SMS).


  • Applicants must have completed an ACGME-accredited residency program or an RCPSC-accredited or CFPC-accredited residency program located in Canada
  • Applicants for the pediatric fellowship must be board-certified in pediatrics or board eligible with demonstration of active pursuit of certification

Application requirements

  • Curriculum vitae
  • A personal statement describing the applicant's interest in and commitment to an academic career in palliative care
  • Three letters of recommendation, one of which should be from the applicant's department head, program director, or division chief
  • USMLE transcript


  • July 15: Applications accepted via ERAS® 
  • September 1: Application deadline (we do not review applications submitted after this date)
  • September-October: Interviews conducted
  • Early December: Match results released

For more information about the Match process, please visit the NRMP® website.