Dear Prospective Allergy and Immunology Fellows,
Welcome to the Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) Allergy and Immunology Fellowship program! We are delighted that you are taking the time to learn about our program.
OHSU is renowned for its commitment to excellence in patient care, research, and education, and our Allergy and Immunology Fellowship program upholds this proud tradition. As a fellow in our program, you will have the opportunity to work alongside a distinguished faculty dedicated to advancing the field of Allergy and Immunology through cutting-edge research, innovative clinical care, and comprehensive education.
Our fellowship program offers a rich and immersive learning experience that encompasses a broad spectrum of allergic and immunologic diseases. You will have the chance to develop proficiency in diagnosing and managing various conditions such as asthma, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, food allergies, drug allergies, primary immunodeficiencies, and much more. Our clinical rotations will expose you to a diverse patient population across different age groups and backgrounds, allowing you to gain a comprehensive understanding of the complexities of allergy and immunology care.
At OHSU, we strongly believe in fostering a collaborative and supportive learning environment. You will have ample opportunities to engage in multidisciplinary collaboration with other specialties, including pulmonology, otolaryngology, dermatology, gastroenterology, and rheumatology, among others. Our program encourages active participation in research projects, quality improvement initiatives, and scholarly activities, providing you with the tools and mentorship necessary to explore your own research interests and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field.
As an OHSU fellow, you will have access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources, including our cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic technologies. You will also have the privilege of working in our renowned OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital and Portland VA Medical Center, where you will witness firsthand the profound impact of personalized and specialized care.
Beyond the exceptional training opportunities, Portland, Oregon offers an incredible quality of life. Nestled in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, Portland is a vibrant and diverse city known for its stunning natural landscapes, cultural richness, and thriving food scene. With a range of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, and skiing, as well as a thriving arts and music scene, there is something for everyone to enjoy outside of the hospital walls.
We understand that choosing a fellowship program is an important decision, and we want to assure you that the OHSU Allergy and Immunology Fellowship will provide you with a transformative experience that will shape your career and allow you to make a meaningful difference in the lives of your patients.
Thank you for considering OHSU for your fellowship training. We invite you to explore our website further to learn more about our program, faculty, and the opportunities that await you. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to our program coordinator, whose contact information can be found on our website.
We look forward to receiving your application and the opportunity to welcome you to the OHSU Allergy and Immunology Fellowship family.
Program Director, Allergy and Immunology Fellowship
Section Chief, Allergy and Immunology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Shyam Joshi, MD