School of Medicine



How to Apply


The LSU Nephrology & Hypertension Fellowship Training Program is a participant in the ERAS program. All applicants must apply through ERAS® (Electronic Residency Application System) and will be reviewed as ERAS guidelines dictate. Interviews will initially be granted beginning in August and run through October. 

Applicants must complete an ACGME accredited residency program in the United States to apply. We also welcome international medical graduates interested in our fellowship to submit applications for consideration. They must be certified by ECFMG and enter the training program on a J-1 visa unless they are a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.


Important Dates for 2023 Interview Season:

Applications Open: July 2022

Interviews Begin: August 2022

Interviews End: October 2022


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Questions about our program may be directed to:

Farshid Yazdi, MD, Program Director at or Cecilia Estep, MJ, Program Coordinator at