We are committed to accepting applicants of the highest quality from diverse backgrounds.

Number of Fellows Accepted

We accept up to two new fellows each year.

Submitting Your Application

Candidates should apply through the Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS) and enter the Neonatology Match through the National Residency Match Program (NRMP).


November 1 is the cutoff date for applications in this July-cycle program.

Eligibility Requirements

Our program currently welcomes applicants who have completed three years of pediatric residency training in an ACGME-accredited program and are US citizens, permanent residents as well as those on J1 and H1 visas.

We welcome applications from candidates interested in a highly academic and research-oriented program, with a patient volume and case complexity that ensures an excellent clinical experience. 

Application Requirements

In your personal statement, please tell us about yourself, your interest in neonatology and your long-term plans and specific fellowship training goals. Additional documents required include letters of recommendation from your chair of pediatrics, the director of neonatology and two other faculty members you have worked with over the past two years.

Application Review

Review of applications by the program begins immediately following the opening of the ERAS season.

Contact Us

If you have questions, please contact:

Training Program Administrator

Iffat Islam, MHA

Fellowship Coordinator & Database Administrator

Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology

1001 Main Street, 5th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0256; Fax: (716) 323-0294