Sports Medicine Fellowship Application Information

Our program participates in the National Residency Matching Program. We accept one fellow each year.


Application deadline: October 15th of year prior to start date

Please mail, e-mail or fax completed application materials to:

Marina Pulik
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
225 E. Chicago Ave, Box 69
Chicago, IL 60611-2605
312.227.9404 (fax)

Interested applicants should submit the AMSSM Primary Care Sports Medicine (pdf) application including supporting materials:

  • Three letters of recommendation from physicians you have worked in a clinical setting, including one from program director
  • Copy of medical school diploma, certificates from previous training, curriculum vitae, copy of current state medical licenses

In addition, please submit:

  • Medical school dean’s letter and transcripts
  • Copies of any publications
  • Copies of USMLE scores and specialty board scores (if taken)


Applicants must have completed a residency in pediatrics, family medicine, med/peds, physical medicine and rehabilitation, internal medicine or emergency medicine. Because our hospital’s mission is to care for children and adolescents, we will give priority to candidates with a background in pediatrics. Applicants must be board certified or board- eligible and be eligible for a medical license in the state of Illinois.


  • Comprehensive medical plan
  • Prescription drug program
  • Dental plan
  • Vision plan
  • 403(b) tax-deferred savings plan
  • Short/long-term disability coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Fellows will be compensated at the PGY-4 level

For calendar year 2012-2013, the PGY-4 annual salary was $58,108.01.

Additional information is listed on the Northwestern Feinberg GME Office website.