Contact Us

Section of Rheumatology
LSU Health Sciences Center

Justin Eiermann
Fellowship Coordinator
1542 Tulane Avenue, Box T4M-2
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 568-4498
Fax:     (504) 568-2127 

Rheumatology Fellowship Program

The Section of Rheumatology at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans offers a 2-year fellowship program Fellowship training takes place at affiliated hospitals in the New Orleans area and provides in-depth clinical training as well as the opportunity to participate in ongoing basic and clinical research.

Application Process

Applicants must apply via the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS) web site. This application may be found at

International Medical Graduate Applicants 

To be considered for an interview, they must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be ECFMG-certified at the time of application

  • J-1 Visas only