Combined MFM Fellowship and Medical Genetics Residency

Since 2005, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Maternal Fetal Medicine Program in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Department of Genetic Medicine have jointly offered a 4 year fellowship program for combined training in MFM and medical genetics. Physicians who have completed an ACGME accredited residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and wish to participate in a Maternal and Fetal Medicine (MFM) fellowship may integrate their MFM fellowship with a Medical Genetics residency.

This combined fellowship training will be completed at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and its affiliated training sites. Trainees will spend their first full year as residents in Medical Genetics at Johns Hopkins. During the second year, fellows will complete their clinical training in Maternal Fetal Medicine at Johns Hopkins. During the third and fourth years, fellows will complete 6 months of additional training requirement in Medical Genetics and MFM, and up to 18 months of clinical and/or laboratory-based research training in MFM-Genetics. Trainees who have successfully completed this training program are eligible for examination leading to board certifications of ABOG in MFM and ABMGG in Clinical Genetics

Applicants interested in this combined training pathway should submit their application through ERAS. Applications will be reviewed by faculty members from both MFM and Medical Genetics training programs. Selected applicants will be invited for an interview Additional information on Board requirements for combined training in MFM and medical genetics can be found at ABOG and ABMGG websites.


Inquiries for this combined fellowship training can be directed to:

Karen Reyes
Medical Training Program Administrator
[email protected]