Health Services and Quality of Care Research Fellowship
How to Apply


 Outstanding pediatricians with a strong interest in developing skills related to health services and quality of care research. Eligible applicants must have completed an accredited 3-year pediatric residency program in the United States. Eligible applicants must be either board-eligible or board-certified in pediatrics. Applicants considering a pediatric sub-specialty fellowship are welcome to apply. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. We will accommodate applicants with visas if the applicant meets the other eligibility criteria noted above.

Application Process:

 Potential applicants should send an email of inquiry to the fellowship directors (Drs. Casey Lion and Arti Desai): AND

For your application, please send the following materials electronically to Lynn Doolittle, Fellowship Program Administrator:(

  • Your CV
  • A two-page personal statement (including research objectives)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • All applicants interested in receiving a concurrent Master’s Degree should simultaneously apply to the UW School of Public Health. For more information, see Applications for the UW School of Public Health are due December 1st, 2020 (anticipated date, subject to change). Please contact the fellowship directors in advance to discuss the appropriate program to apply to within the UW School of Public Health.

Application Timeline:

July 1st, 2020

Application cycle is open (for a July 1st, 2021 fellowship start date)

Sept 18th, 2020*

Applications due

Sept 28th – Nov 6th, 2020*

Applicants invited for interviews

Nov 16th – Nov 30th, 2020*

Applicants will be notified of acceptance

Dec 1st, 2020*

Application for the UW School of Public Health is due

July 1st, 2021

Fellowship start date

 *Anticipated date, subject to change