Fellowship Application and Timeline

We are accepting applications for the Geriatric Medicine fellowship starting July 15, 2021.

The Geriatric Medicine fellowship program at Swedish is open only to physicians who are board-certified or board-eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine.

Applicants must have completed a three-year ACGME-accredited Family Medicine Residency or Internal Medicine Residency, and obtain an unrestricted Washington State medical license and DEA number by the beginning of the fellowship.

Application for the geriatrics fellowship will be completed through the National Residency Matching Program (NMRP), and application materials will be collected through ERAS. For more information, please visit these websites:

Our requirements for application include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of support from your residency program director
  • Two letters of reference
  • Personal Statement
  • Copy of medical school diploma

Application and interview timeline


July 7, 2021 Applicants may begin applying to fellowship programs (through ERAS)
August 25, 2021 Geriatric Medicine Fellowship match opens
September 29, 2021 Deadline for application submission
October 2021 Fellowship interviews
November 17, 2021 Submission of Match rank lists
December 1, 2021 Match Day

If you have questions about the program, email Dr. Carrie Rubenstein, fellowship director.

If you have questions about the application process or requirements, please email Jesse Zayas, program coordinator.