How to Apply


Please refer to the San Francisco Match website to register for the match and read about the process for applying to Neurotology Fellowship training.

PDF iconIowa Otology Fellowship Application 

Applicants must be graduates of an ACGME-accredited Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery residency training program.        

SF Match Mailing Address:

Program Coordinator
Otolaryngology Fellowship Match
P.O. Box 7584 
San Francisco, CA 94120-7584


Application deadline is August 31 of the year prior to beginning the fellowship in July. 
Interviews begin on September 1. 
Fellowships generally run from July 1 to June 30 and decisions are usually made 6 months prior to the start of the fellowship.
Orientation for new fellows begins July 1, so you must be available for that start date and be licensed in Iowa by June 30.


Fellow applicants must have completed an ACGME-accredited core Otolaryngology residency to apply for the program. To apply,  submit a CV and 3 letters of reference. In addition we require a recent photograph and a personal statement.

Interviews are conducted by invitation only. Candidates who are being seriously considered  for appointment will be asked to appear for an interview.

Foreign graduates must have a current, valid certificate from ECFMG or have completed at least one year in an accredited internship or residency program in the United States.

Fellows selected must apply for Iowa Licensure prior to beginning the fellowship.