Application Process

Application are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Program Requirements

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Have completed an ACGME accredited residency program.
  • Applicants from residency programs other than Internal Medicine and Family Medicine need to have completed an intern year in Internal Medicine and admission will be at the discretion of the fellowship director.


The Yale program has filled the two fellowship positions for 2015-16. The field of hospice and palliative medicine will enter the Match for the first time for the 2016-17 fellowship year.  The Yale program will participate in the Match and begin to download and review applications from ERAS for that application cycle starting July 15, 2015. Interviews will be scheduled August-October 2015. Match results are scheduled to be released in December 2015.

Program Leadership

Laura J. Morrison, MD
Director of Palliative Medicine Education
Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship
Yale School of Medicine
Yale-New Haven Hospital

Lisa Arnel
Fellowship Coordinator
Phone 203-737-8867