University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health



Physicians who have completed an accredited pulmonary and critical care fellowship and are board-eligible or certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine are eligible to apply.

Prospective fellows should be judged to have an excellent skill level in flexible bronchoscopy, chest tube placement, endotracheal intubation, and pleural procedures.

Prospective fellows must be US citizens or permanent residents, able to obtain a license to practice medicine in the state of Wisconsin and eligible for an appointment to the faculty at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.

Application Process

Prospective Fellows must register with the National Resident Matching Program by September 30th at: Select the current NRMP year option and then follow the registration instructions.

Prospective Fellows will apply to the program by submitting the following documents using the IPFAS (IP Fellowship Application System) on the AIPPD website:

  • Three (3) letters of recommendation attesting to excellent clinical skills, teaching, and ability to work with others.
  • CV
  • Personal Statement/Letter of Intent
  • Procedure Log
  • USMLE Scores

For more information

Questions regarding the Fellowship can be directed to the Program Director, J. Scott Ferguson, MD, at

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to the Fellowship Coordinator, Jami Simpson, at, or (608) 265-1465.