Fellowship Application and Timeline

We are accepting applications for the Geriatric Medicine fellowship starting on July 5, 2019.


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 3-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 the following websites:

Our requirements for application include:
1) Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of support from your residency program director
3) Two letters of reference
4) Personal Statement
5) Copy of medical school diploma

Applications and Interviews will occur as follows:

July 5, 2019

Applicants may begin applying to fellowship programs (through ERAS)

Aug. 28, 2019

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship match opens

Sept. 30, 2019

Deadline for application submission

Oct. 2019

Fellowship interviews

Nov. 20, 2019

Submission of Match rank lists

Dec. 4, 2019

Match Day


If you have questions about the program, please contact the fellowship director, Dr. Carrie Rubenstein: carrie.rubenstein@swedish.org.

If you have questions about the application process or requirements, please contact the program coordinator, Liz Stahl: liz.stahl@swedish.org.