The Nationwide Children's Hospital and Ohio State Univerity Wexner Medical Center Joint Administrative Fellowship meets all of ACHE's criteria to participate as a program. Our goal is to find a candidate who will be the best fit for the organization and will benefit most from the experience. The Fellowship begins in July of each year and extends over two years – the first year at Nationwide Children’s and the second year at Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center.
Students wishing to apply to the Joint Fellowship must be from a CAHME accredited school or an AACSB accredited school. Visit the CAHME website to find out your school is a qualified CAHME-accredited program or the AACSB website to find out if your school is a qualified AACSB-accredited program.
Three letters of reference from
(1) Graduate Program Director
(2 & 3) either a recent employer, preceptor, or faculty member
Graduate academic transcript(s)
One-page personal statement of career goals, interests, and objectives to be satisfied during fellowship
All application materials must be received by September 30 for the program beginning the following July. Incomplete or late applications will not be reviewed.
Mail all application material to:
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Attention: Brian Schumacher
Joint Administrative Fellowship Application
OCC 7th Floor
700 Children's Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43205-2696
Phone interviews will be conducted in mid-October. Final candidates will be invited to Columbus in late-October to early-November for interviews with representatives of the hospital. The candidate selected for the fellowship is usually notified in mid-November.
For further information, contact our current Fellow: