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Applying to the Obstetrics Fellowship

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.

Download Application Form

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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)
  • DOs 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 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

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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.