Our one-year multidisciplinary pain medicine fellowship program fully prepares trainees for board certification in pain medicine. As a fully accredited ACGME fellowship, our program stresses the role of pain management specialists as consultants and the need to establish the skills necessary to communicate effectively with referring physicians as well as with patients.
The program includes training at designated sites including West Penn Hospital, Allegheny General Hospital, and UPMC-Mercy Hospital. The following sub-specialty experiences are incorporated into the training curriculum to create appropriate fellow growth and development in a multidisciplinary, interactive curriculum:
All applicants should be enrolled in an ACGME-accredited residency program and be eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
All applications are to be submitted through Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®). The Pain Medicine Fellowship will not accept any paper applications. The fellowship application includes the following:
If you are a graduate of a foreign medical school, your application must also meet the following requirements:
Candidates selected for interview will be notified via email. Those candidates scheduled for interview will meet with the program director and faculty of the Pain Medicine Institute.
The Pain Medicine Fellowship program is part of the graduate medical education (GME) opportunities offered by the AHN Medical Education Consortium. Learn more about graduate medical education.
For more information or questions about our Pain Medicine Fellowship program please contact:
Chrissy Wolbert, Program Coordinator
Phone: (412) 359-8191
Fax: (412) 359-8897
West Penn Hospital
Institute for Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine Fellowship Program
5124 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224