Sleep Medicine Fellowship

Sleep Medicine Fellowship

Program Director: Dr. Juan Guardiola
Program Coordinator(s): Laura Hollifield/Josh Parkerson

Phone - 502-852-5842
E-mail - sleep_medicine@louisville.edu


Karim El-KershThe Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Disorders Medicine offers a 12-month Sleep Medicine Fellowship.

We participate in the Match Selection process through the National Residency Match Program (NRMP) and all applications must be submitted through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

To apply for this fellowship an applicant must:

Successfully have completed an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited residency program in one of the following disciplines:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • MedPeds
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)

Passed Steps 1,2, & 3 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) before the start of the fellowship. Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX) exams will be accepted for D.O. applicants.

Applicants must be a US citizen, permanent resident, posess a valid employment authorization document or eligible for a J1 visa.

Applicants must be in possession of a Kentucky Medical License before the start of the fellowship.