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Graduate medical education in obstetrics and gynecology at Mayo Clinic

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Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, offers a three-year Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship for physicians who wish to specialize in the field of high-risk obstetrics.

Our fellowship provides you with:

  • Extensive exposure to the management of medical, surgical and obstetrical problems associated with pregnancy
  • The opportunity to acquire the factual knowledge and medical and procedural skills to identify, evaluate and treat the entire spectrum of disorders affecting the mother and her developing child
  • Preparation for subspecialty certification and a successful career in academic medicine


The program fulfills the training requirements as defined by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).


After successfully completing the program, you are eligible to take the subspecialty certification examination in maternal-fetal medicine offered by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Program history

The Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, began in 2006. We anticipate that one trainee will complete this program annually.

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