How to Apply
Applicants currently must be board certified or board eligible in Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Preventative Medicine, or Psychiatry. Additionally, applicants must be graduates of, or in the final year of an ACGME accredited clinical residency program.
The Department of Family Medicine only accepts applications through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).
ETSU Family Medicine Addiction Medicine ACGME Program ID#: 404-47-40-003
Information about the service may be obtained from your Dean's Office or from the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) International medical graduates may obtain information about ERAS through the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). We welcome ECFMG sponsored J-1 visas.
We ask that in addition to your ERAS application that you please also submit your Curriculum Vitae, Personal Statement and three (3) letters of recommendation. The one to two page personal statement should descrive your interest in Addiction Medicine and your career goals upon fellowship completion. Please address:
- What prior experiences you have had providing medical care to persons with unhealthy substance use and persons with health disparieties from rural, low-income, or stigmatized populations. How have these experiences influenced your life and career?
- Describe your interest in addiction medicine and any specific areas that you would like to focus on clinically during your fellowship training.
- What are your overall career goals? Describe what you would like to be doing five to ten years from now. How do you anticipate this fellowship will assist in your plan?
If you are a physician with a demonstrated commitment to a career integrating evidence-based addiction medicine with care of the rural underserved, we hope you will apply with confidence.
Melissa Cloyd, MPA
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Coordinator
Department of Family Medicine
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70621
Johnson City, TN, 37614
Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you.
Sincerely, the Addiction Medicine Fellowship Team
| Joyce Troxler, MD
| Kamran Hayel-Moghadam, MD
Associate Program Director