Nephrology Transplant Fellowship

The Nephrology Transplant Fellowship is a one-year AST accredited program designed to provide Nephrology graduates with experience in all aspects of renal transplantation. The curriculum provides trainees with the foundation to become the next generation of Transplant Nephrologists, program directors, clinicians, and medical educators. The fellowship includes involvement in medical education, patient safety, quality improvement, and utilization management. Clinical rotations take place at the Keck Medical Center (KMC) of USC, which has full UNOS accreditation for multi-organ transplantation including kidney, liver, pancreas, heart and lung transplant.

How to Apply

Email Cover Letter, CV, Personal Statement and three (3) Letters of Recommendation to Lodel Caplan at
Our institution will sponsor candidates with J1 visas.

Kenneth R. Hallows, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Director, USC/UKRO Kidney Research Center

Lodel Yerro Caplan, MHA
Fellowship Program Administrator
Nephrology and Renal Transplant Fellowship Programs
Main: 323-409-3566

Elisa Serrato, Fellowship Coordinator
Nephrology and Renal Transplant Fellowship Programs
Main: 323-409-7307

Yasir Qazi, MD
Medical Director, Renal Transplant Program