Application Guidelines

Applications will only be accepted from graduates of an accredited Internal Medicine residency program. We do not accept paper applications. All application documents must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

When submitting your application package, please remember to include the following:

  • Application
  • CV (must account for all time periods since medical school enrollment)
  • Personal statement
  • Dean’s letter
  • Transcripts
  • Medical school diploma
  • USMLE scores (all three must be together, if any pending, please attach explanatory note)
  • Three to four letters of recommendation
  • Letter from “program director” including dates and location (for applicants with previous training in pulmonary and critical care)
  • Photo
  • Copy of VISA (if applicable)

Competitive candidates will be invited to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center for an interview. All residents who will be considered for interviews will be notified by email or phone to discuss scheduling of the interviews. We will communicate with you via email if you are selected for an interview.


Contact Information

For questions regarding the pulmonary fellowship program, please feel free to contact Kathleen Boccia, Fellowship Coordinator, at For other correspondence, please mail to:
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
Department of Medicine
Pulmonary Fellowship Program
Attn: Kathleen Boccia
8900 Van Wyck Expy Jamaica, NY