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Application Information

Application Information.

Applications are accepted through ERAS and selection of fellows is made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) for Infectious Diseases. It is the applicant's responsibility to register with NRMP and ERAS.

Interviews are scheduled from mid August to October of each academic year.

J1/H1 visas sponsored for selected applicants.

Downloadable application materials (for off-cycle applicants only)

Off-Cycle Application

Mailing information:

Max Brito, MD, FACP
Program Director
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Department of Medicine
Section of Infectious Disease (M/C 735)
808 S. Wood St., Rm. 888
Chicago, IL 60612

Phone: 312-996-0995
Fax: 312-413-1657


Please contact:

Alissa Eugeni
Program coordinator
(312) 996-0995