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Department of Medicine

Rheumatology Fellowship


The Rheumatology Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine to educates and fosters the development of outstanding rheumatologists. Our program is a two-year ACGME accredited fellowship designed to prepare physicians for careers in clinical practice, clinical education and/or research.

Fellows are instructed in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases, systemic autoimmune conditions, and other rheumatic diseases. The comprehensive, multidisciplinary didactic curriculum and patient-oriented teaching provides fellows with mastery of the clinical and therapeutic aspects of rheumatic disease as well as a fundamental understanding of the current paradigms of immunopathology of autoimmune and musculoskeletal diseases.


Training Locations


Trainees develop their clinical skills at multiple clinical sites, each offering an important and unique patient population and diversity of diseases:




See information about the Rheumatology Fellowship program curriculum.


Additional Information or Questions


We are excited that you are interested in our program and we are confident that the Rheumatology Fellowship can provide you with an outstanding learning environment. For additional information please contact us.

Rheumatology Fellowship Program Director
Sandeep K. Agarwal, M.D., Ph.D.
Email : skagarwa@bcm.edu

Rheumatology Fellowship Program Coordinator
Linda Johnston
Phone: (713) 798-5808
Fax: (713) 798-0223
Email: lindaj@bcm.edu




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