Application Period 

Applications for the following academic year are accepted from July 1 through September 15.

Interviews are scheduled September through the end of October/early November.

Application Materials

If you are interested in applying for the Family Medicine Obstetrics Fellowship please send the following:

  • Completed application
  • Three letters of recommendation including one from the Program Director
  • Personal statement
  • CV
  • ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)
  • USMLE Transcripts (include Step 3 results)
  • DO’s need to supply COMLEX transcript
  • Official procedure log documenting the number of vaginal deliveries and c-section deliveries (primary and assist)
  • All ABFM In Training Exam score reports

Selected applicants will be invited to Peoria, IL for an interview.


Please send complete application to Melissa Koch at [email protected] or mail to:

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria
Family Medicine Obstetrics Fellowship
Attn: Melissa Koch
815 Main Street Suite C
Peoria, IL 61602


The program is open to graduates of accredited residency in family medicine. Applicants must be either a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident of the U.S. Applicants must have a valid and unrestricted license to practice medicine in Illinois.

Contact Us

Melissa Koch
Fellowship Coordinator
815 Main Street, Suite C
Peoria, IL 61602
Phone: 309-672-4984
Fax: 309-672-4790
[email protected]