Our three-year fellowship program allows for strong clinical training and excellent research opportunities across the broad spectrum of pediatric endocrinology and diabetes and is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
In alignment with recommendations from the Council of Pediatric Subspecialties (CoPS), Association of Pediatric Program Directors (APPD) and the Pediatric Endocrine Society (PES) Program Directors, we have made the following refinements to our interview process:
Thank you for your interest in Pediatric Endocrinology and especially your interest in our Program!
Our fellows play an integral role in educating the residents and medical students rotating through our division.
Our faculty members are involved in a number of clinical, translational and research projects. Each fellow develops and completes a research project with the help of a faculty mentor or mentors. Past and current fellow projects include:
Our current fellows evaluate and treat patients with:
Our well-established fellowship training program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
For a general description of pediatric endocrinology please see the CoPS (Council of Pediatric Subspecialists) website.
For further information about Pediatric Endocrinology please see the Pediatric Endocrine Society website.
“Living well” and “living inexpensively” aren’t exclusive in Buffalo. Our region boasts a reasonably priced housing market and easy commutes, making for a comfortable quality of life that lets you stay focused on your training and enjoy your time off.
You’ll feel invigorated as you hone your skills on our expanding downtown medical campus and join the growing community of professionals contributing to Western New York’s rebirth as a health care hub.
The postdoctoral education prerequisite is three years of general pediatric residency training in an ACGME-certified program. Candidates should apply through ERAS and enter the Pediatric Endocrinology Match through NRMP.
In your personal statement please tell us about yourself, your interest in endocrinology, long-term plans and specific fellowship training goals. Applicants must provide letters of recommendation from their chair of pediatrics and two other faculty members (preferably at least one endocrinologist) with whom you have worked during the past two years. Candidates are required to visit Buffalo for personal interviews with members of the faculty and to meet with current fellows.
Selection criteria will include an excellent residency performance record and goals consistent with those of our Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Wadana Samaan, MD
Medical School: Al-Baath University Faculty of Medicine