Developmental / Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Application :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Application

Application Process

Applicants for the Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship Program must be registered with National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and should submit their application via Association of American Medical Colleges' Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Applications must be submitted through ERAS; paper applications will not be accepted.

Applications are considered July through October of each year. Interviews are conducted August through October. The fellowship program commences each year on July 1. We encourage applicants to apply early in the application process to insure flexibility with interview scheduling.

Required application documents to be submitted via ERAS:

  • Complete ERAS Application

  • Medical School Transcript (certified English translation if from foreign institution)

  • Three letters of recommendation (more than three is optional)

  • Personal Statement

  • Current CV

  • USMLE transcript with scores to date

  • MSPE/Dean's Letter (Required for U.S. medical schools; provide if available for foreign medical schools)

  • Photograph for ERAS system (optional)

International Graduates

In accordance with Nationwide Children’s policy, foreign medical graduates must have a J1 VISA, which will require approval from the Designated Institutional Official and the Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics Program Director.


Please direct questions to Program Director Katherine Steingass, MD, at

Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000