Fellowship Programs


Fellows conversing in hallway at Creighton University Medical Center

Creighton University School of Medicine offers fellowship programs in many specialties, including newly added fellowships in gastroenterology and family medicine obstetrics. Each of our fellowship programs is guided by faculty who are experts in their specializations and compassionate practitioners. You’ll have opportunities to mentor medical students, conduct research and gain specialized clinical experience. Some programs are available at either our Omaha campus or Phoenix campus.

Fellowship Programs and Locations

  • Cardiovascular Disease: Receive comprehensive training in all major aspects of clinical cardiology, as well as basic and clinical cardiovascular research.
  • Critical Care Medicine: Prepare for a successful career through a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to critical care medicine.
  • Interventional Cardiology: Obtain clinical competence in coronary intervention.
  • Colon Rectal Surgery: Participate in a large variety of cases involving routine and complex problems and utilizing the latest technology.
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Expand your pediatrics training to include competencies in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry.
  • Endocrinology: Gain advanced training and clinical experience in ambulatory and inpatient settings.
  • Family Medicine – Obstetrics: Help meet the need for family medicine practitioners trained in obstetrics in areas where access to providers may be limited.
  • Gastroenterology: Gain experience treating a wide variety of GI conditions.
  • Global Surgery Fellowship: Meet the surgical health care needs of people in low-income countries through this new program.
  • Methodist-Creighton Head and Neck Oncologic Reconstructive Fellowship: Gain comprehensive clinical experience in multidisciplinary care of head and neck center patients.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care: Gain broad clinical exposure through multiple hospice and palliative medicine settings, including inpatient, ambulatory and community.
  • Infectious Diseases: Participate in the management of patients with infectious diseases and in interventions to prevent infections.​
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care: Provide outstanding care for patients with pulmonary diseases and patients in the intensive care unit.
  • Surgical Critical Care: Experience all aspects of surgical critical care in a dynamic setting. 
  • Women’s Imaging: Combine practices in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Radiology to provide exceptional care with an emphasis in women’s imaging and body imaging.

How to Apply

Creighton University School of Medicine participates in ERAS – the Electronic Residency Application Service – from the Association of American Medical Colleges. Please visit the ERAS website for additional information. 

If you are an international applicant, you must hold U.S. citizenship, permanent residency, valid EAD or J-1Visa (Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program). As of 2012, Creighton University does not sponsor H-1B Visas for graduate medical education programs.