At Mayo Clinic, respected and accomplished physicians and surgeons from the areas of gastroenterology, endoscopy, surgery, radiology, and oncology work together to provide the best possible care.
Specialists at Mayo Clinic use the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tools to ensure the best outcomes for patients. Thousands of diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal procedures are performed annually using state-of-the-art technology. Mayo Clinic has a staff of 80 gastroenterologists who serve as teachers and mentors. Their various backgrounds form a rich diversity of clinical expertise and research opportunities.
As a trainee in the Gastroenterology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, you have access to a training experience that is broad, highly specialized, and offers:
- Comprehensive, advanced training in gastroenterology and hepatology
- The opportunity to acquire skills in patient diagnosis and management
- The opportunity to acquire skills in clinical, bench, translational, and outcomes research
- An academic skills lecture series, including instruction on issues such as how to write a paper, review a talk, give a presentation, prepare a research protocol, and write a grant proposal, as well as practical instruction in and application of procedural techniques, teaching, and research
- A thoughtfully designed to balance clinical, didactic and investigative experiences
- : Clinical Scholar Track and National Institutes of Health (NIH)-Sponsored Track
- The opportunity to take master's-level classes through the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS)
Thank you for your interest in the Gastroenterology Fellowship. Our program is committed to the training of future gastroenterology leaders in clinical excellence, innovation, and science.
Mayo Clinic's Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology has been consistently ranked by the U.S. News & World Report as No. 1 in the country since 1990. No other institution has provided as many American Gastroenterological Association presidents and Julius Friedenwald Medal winners.
At Mayo, you will learn and practice in a state-of-the-art clinical environment designed to meet the needs of the patient. You will work daily with world-renowned gastroenterologists and hepatologists whose interests and expertise embrace all areas of digestive diseases. Our division is committed to driving innovation and solutions to our patients by continuously translating our research discoveries to improve patient care. As a fellow, you will be trained to not only apply these novel solutions but also be part of their development.
We invite you to learn more about our program and look forward to speaking with you.
Douglas Simonetto, M.D.
Gastroenterology Fellowship Director
The Gastroenterology Fellowship is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
The Gastroenterology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, began in 1974. Since then, approximately 270 fellows have completed training. Going forward, seven fellows are expected to complete the fellowship annually.