Department of Medicine

Gastroenterology Fellowship Admissions and Benefits

Master
Content

The Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Baylor College of Medicine offers a fellowship program to prepare individuals for academic careers by broad training in gastroenterology and hepatology. We accept up to five clinical and one research (T32) fellow each year beginning in July.

Applicants to both the clinical and research fellowship track positions must have completed an internal medicine residency program from an accredited U.S. institution.

Heading

Academic Clinical Track

Content

The clinical track is a three-year program for fellows who intend to enter clinical academic practice upon completion of the training program. Read more about this track on our curriculum page.

Heading

Research Fellowship Track

Content

The Research Fellowship Track is a four-year fellowship funded by a T32 grant from the NIH, and includes two years of focused training in epidemiology, biostatistics, evidence-based medicine, outcomes research, and health services research. Fellows in this track will have the opportunity to complete an advanced research degree (Masters in Public Health or Masters in Clinical Investigation) during the fellowship. Read more about this track on our curriculum page.

Heading

Application Information

Content

Applications are being accepted through Electronic Residency Application Service ERAS, a program run by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC). General information with application timelines can be found through the AAMC website.

H1 visa sponsorship is no longer offered. We do; however, currently accept J1's.

All interviews will be done virtually this year due to the Coronavirus pandemic. To learn how Baylor is responding to the pandemic, visit our Coronavirus website. 

Heading

Diversity and Inclusion

Media Component
Media
Content

Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and providing patient-centered care.

Learn More
Heading

Benefits

Content

Information about stipends and benefits is available on the Graduate Medical Education website.

Maintaining your physical and emotional wellness is a prerequisite to professional success. Our fellows have access to a number of programs to support their well-being. View wellness resources.

Heading

Life in Houston

Media Component
Greater Houston Partnership
Media
Credit
Content

Houston, the nation's fourth-largest and most diverse city, offers all the benefits of a big city at a significantly lower cost of living than other major cities.

Explore Houston