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Nephrology Fellowship

Provide outstanding care to patients with all forms of kidney disease and educate future nephrologists.

What sets us apart?

We prepare fellows to take the next step as providers, educators and researchers in nephrology. Our training offers extensive experience in:

  • consultative nephrology
  • acute and chronic hemodialysis
  • peritoneal dialysis
  • renal and pancreas transplantation
  • genetic kidney diseases
  • management of hypertension
  • evaluation and treatment of nephrolithiasis

Daily teaching rounds, educational conferences and diverse research opportunities support our rich and rewarding learning environment.

A fellow measures blood pressure for a patient with hypertension.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region that EVMS serves is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

At EVMS, we know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your fellowship, and we are committed to supporting our fellows throughout their time at EVMS. Through EVMS' Wellness Works program, our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our Resident Wellness program for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.