Applications must be completed by November 30 of the year before the fellowship begins, however earlier completion is strongly encouraged. 


Applicants must be physicians who are board eligible or certified in either Pathology by American Board of Pathology, or in either adult or pediatric Infectious Disease by the American Board of Medical Specialties or the American Board of Pediatrics. Consideration will be given to candidates with boards in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine (without Infectious Disease certification) only if they have experience relevant to Medical Microbiology sufficient to qualify for boards. Graduates of our fellowship must be eligible for boards in Clinical Microbiology according to the American Board of Pathology (ABP) criteria.

Inquiries about eligibility should be addressed to the Fellowship Director, Dr. Sheldon Campbell, at

CAP Application

Use the standardized CAP fellowship application.  Please provide the documents requested on the application.