Application and Interview Process

Application Process

Deadline for receiving applications is July 1. We are using the Electronic Fellowship Application System, and only the REI common application is accepted. In addition to the completed application, the following are also required:


  • Three letters of recommendation from professors, teachers, or physicians with whom you have trained or worked
  • A personal statement
  • A head and shoulders photo (not computerized) is requested but not required.


NOTE: Columbia University does not accept H1B visas.

Submission Address

Roger A. Lobo, MD

Director, REI Fellowship Program

Columbia University Medical Center

622 West 168th St., 16th Floor

New York, NY 10032