How to Apply

We participate in the NRMP Medical Specialties Matching Program (MSMP) Fellowship Match. Applications for the fellowship program should be submitted through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). Please visit the ERAS  website or the NRMP Medical Specialties Match  website for more information. After we receive your completed application, including three recently written letters of recommendation and other supporting documents, your file will be reviewed. The Fellowship Director will only contact considered applicants for interviews.  Applicants must be licensed by the State of Illinois at the time they begin their fellowship.


Applications and Letters of Recommendations should be directed to:

The Palliative Medicine Fellowship Director
The University of Chicago
Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 6098
Chicago, Illinois 60637

*Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about our training programs. Inquiries concerning our clinical programs should be directed to the Fellowship Director. Questions about interviews, application requests, directions, etc. should be directed to our Education Coordinator. To request an application after the Match interview season, please contact the Education Coordinator via email.

Fellowship Director:

Sandy Tun, M.D.

Fellowship Associate Director:

Vasyl Hereha, M.D.

Fellowship Coordinator:

Allegra Colgrove
telephone: 773-834-6158

Mailing address:

The University of Chicago
Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC6098
Chicago, Illinois 60637