The Rheumatology Fellowship offered at the Augusta University is a two-year fellowship that emphasizes a scholarly, clinical experience with the opportunity to pursue basic science or clinical research. The fellowship is fully accredited through the ACGMEAccreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Upon successful completion of the program, individuals will be eligible for board certification through the ABIMAmerican Board of Internal Medicine.
The program is no longer accepting submissions to the ERAS®Electronic Residency Application Service for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Fellows are exposed to a range of the most common to the most complex rheumatologic diseases in both the outpatient and inpatient settings. This includes inflammatory arthritis, metabolic bone diseases, osteoarthritis, systemic lupus, Sjögren’s syndrome, vasculitis, and myositis. Dedicated instruction in use of MSK Ultrasound and DXAs are provided. Clinics and inpatient consults are completed at Augusta University and at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.
Systemic Lupus Clinic (with Nephrology and Dermatology)
Uveitis Clinic (with Opthalmology)