How to Apply

We invite you to learn more about our program, meet our faculty, fellows, and staff and explore our hospital using the links below, but nothing replaces an actual visit. We participate in the National Residency Matching Program as part of the Pediatric Subspecialties Fall Match.  All applications must be submitted through ERAS.

Applicants must possess a MD or DO degree and be eligible to obtain licensure to practice medicine in the state of Illinois.  The candidate must be a resident in Pediatrics (PL2 or higher) or have completed Pediatric Residency training at an ACGME accredited program.  Upon completion of training, candidates must be eligible to take the American Board of Pediatrics Board examination.  The University of Chicago is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.  We encourage applications from under-represented minorities.  Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis as of the program start date.  If sponsorship is needed, J-1 visas are preferred.


2017 - 2018 Interview Season

Interview Dates TBD

  • TBD

Interview Day

Candidates invited for an interview will tour and meet faculty at both of our training sites. The day will begin at the Northshore University HealthSytems Hospital Evanston hospital located at 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL.  Candidates are expected to arrive at the Evanston Hospital by 8am on the morning of the interview. Candidates will transition to Comer Children’s Hospital of the University of Chicago prior to lunch. We will cover the cost of either a taxi or parking of your own vehicle at the University of Chicago. Please meet at the Comer Children's Hospital Lobby located at 5721 Maryland Avenue. The typical interview day lasts until 4:00pm.

Detailed itineraries will be sent out prior to your interview date.  Noted, special requests to meet with specific faculty (i.e. physician-scientists/researchers, etc.) will be taken into account and accommodated based on faculty availability.

For more information about visiting the University of Chicago please utilize the links below:


For specific inquiries, please contact:

Dr. Timothy Sanders, Program Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

For additional information, please contact:

Candice Wright
Business Administrator
Section of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine
773.702.6210
Fax 773.702.0764
cwright10@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu