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Division of Rheumatology Education

We are committed to training leaders in rheumatology patient care, research, and scholarship.

NYU Langone’s Division of Rheumatology is committed to training rheumatologists to assume nationally recognized leadership positions, provide the finest patient care, and make significant contributions in basic and clinical research.

Medical Student Education

Our medical student education includes a preclerkship, as part of NYU Grossman School of Medicine’s Core Principles of Medicine, a rheumatology elective, and a rheumatology research elective. Our faculty also help lead a musculoskeletal medicine selective. Our faculty also offer lectures and conferences as part of the medical student didactic curriculum and offer their expertise in subspecialty rounds.

Fellowship Program

At the heart of our educational mission is our long-standing fellowship program. Our fellows receive training in both clinical rheumatology and rheumatology research from our exceptional faculty and have filled leadership posts in rheumatology at academic institutions nationwide.

Continuing Medical Education

We also recognize the importance of ongoing medical education in a constantly changing field. Our comprehensive continuing medical education program welcomes participants from multiple medical specialties and includes special courses, seminars, and grand rounds.

Rheumatology Fellowship Additional Research Training

Fellows who are interested in an academic career can pursue additional research training.
Rheumatology Education Numbers
208

rheumatology fellowship applicants in 2019, nearly 2/3 of the entire applicant pool

8

ACGME fellowship positions and 1 NIH T32 training grant supporting our research fellows

600+

attendees for our 2019 rheumatology CME offerings