Applying for a CMKI Fellowship

Prospective fellows should submit the following by mail or email to:

Christina Beckum, Fellowship Coordinator
Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery
225 Abraham Flexner Way, Suite 850
Louisville, KY  40202
mailto:cbeckum@cmki.org

ACGME Fellowships

US and Canadian applicants should also apply for the NRMP Specialty Musculoskeletal Match (CMMP) after completing an interview.

ACGME Interviews

Interviews are arranged after completing the requirements of the application process.

2021-2022 ACGME-accredited fellowship positions for US and Canadian-trained surgeons: The deadline to receive your application is December 31, 2019. Group interviews will be scheduled for January, February and March, 2020. The Combined Musculoskeletal Match is in May 2020

Non-ACGME Fellowships

  • Fellowship Application
  • Program Director Letter and 3 Letters of Recommendation from faculty or mentors
    (All letters must be on letterhead)
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Specialty Board Certificates
  • TOEFL (Minimum score of 80) or IELTS (overall band score minimum of 6.5)
    Test scores must be official and within two years from date of the exam.

Non-ACGME Interviews

Interviews are arranged after completing the requirements of the application process.

2021-2022 fellowship positions for internationally-trained surgeons: We are currently accepting applications for 2021-2022. The deadline to receive complete applications is August 15, 2020 and the interview period closes October 31, 2020. Selections will be made by December 1, 2020.

Please note that we have a highly competitive program and a limited number of interview slots. To assure your opportunity for an interview it is suggested that you complete your application in a timely fashion paying special attention to the deadline dates.