Dr. Rockey with fellows

Fellowship Program

The Gastroenterology Fellowship Program at MUSC strives to provide strong clinical and research training in gastroenterology and hepatology. We offer a three-year fellowship based at two hospitals, University Hospital and the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center (VAMC). Rotations are done in the first 24 months on the general luminal, biliary-pancreatic, and liver services. The division specializes in areas such as advanced endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, and motility disorders. The fellowship is an ACGME-accredited training program, and trains 12 fellows per year.

Currently, we offer two tracks:

How to Apply:

Our clinical track and research track programs participate in the ERAS Electronic Application. Applications to the program are accepted until August 31. Interviews are held in September and October and are through invitation only.

Application Requirements Via ERAS:

  • Completed ERAS Application
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

About MUSC:

As South Carolina’s only comprehensive academic health center, MUSC has grown into one of the nation’s top academic health science centers, Each year, MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and nearly 800 residents in six colleges: Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. The state’s leader in obtaining biomedical research funds, in fiscal year 2019, MUSC set a new high, bringing in more than $284 million. The University also provides residency training for more than 700 graduate health professionals. As the clinical health system of the Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Health is dedicated to delivering the highest quality patient care available, while training generations of competent, compassionate health care providers to serve the people of South Carolina and beyond. Comprising some 1,600 beds, more than 100 outreach sites, the MUSC College of Medicine, the physicians’ practice plan, and nearly 275 telehealth locations, MUSC Health owns and operates eight hospitals situated in Charleston, Chester, Florence, Lancaster and Marion counties. In 2019, for the fifth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report named MUSC Health the No. 1 hospital in South Carolina.  For more information visit musc.edu.

About the VA:

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center, opened in 1966, is a tertiary care facility serving over 67,000 Veterans. Charleston VAMC is a 152 authorized bed tertiary care teaching hospital dedicated to providing the highest quality of patient care and services to Veterans along the South Carolina and Georgia coasts. For more information visit the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center website.