Pediatric nephrology fellowship program 

The program is a premier training site for future academic pediatric nephrologists

Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU’s (CHoR) fellowship program in nephrology is a three-year ACGME accredited training program. A fellow finishing training in this program is assured of a sound education in clinical nephrology, a firm basis in research methodologies with excellent personal and professional development opportunities. 

Program opportunities

How to apply 

The nephrology fellowship program is accredited by the ACGME and participates in the Electronic Residency Application Service. Our next fellowship position will start July 8, 2021. Please submit your application to ERAS when the 2021 recruitment season opens in August of 2020. 

Application to the fellowship program is highly competitive. Persons who wish to apply should be board eligible or board certified in pediatrics. Applications from women and minorities are encouraged. 

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Once we have received all application materials in good order, on-site interviews are scheduled. During the interview, candidates will have an opportunity to meet faculty and current fellows and tour the facilities.

View university policy on the selection and recruitment of residents and fellows. 

Fellowship program information, such as contract and benefits, policies, housing opportunities, salary scale and required information, can be found on the VCU Graduate Medical Education website. 

Contact the pediatric nephrology fellowship team

Fellowship program director Megan Lo, M.D. Assistant Professor 
Division of Nephrology 
Box 980498  
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0498  
Fax: (804) 628-5853 
Email: megan.lo@vcuhealth.org
Fellowship program coordinator Amanda R. Hurt Administrative Assistant 
Pediatric Nephrology/ Rheumatology Division 
1000 E Broad Street, 5th Floor 
Richmond, VA 23298
Fax: (804) 628-5853
Email: amanda.hurt@vcuhealth.org

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Meet the team

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Nancy Simmons, PNP-AC
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Timothy Bunchman, MD
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Julia Goble, BSN, RN-BC
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Christina Halligan, RD
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Megan Lo, MD
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Kimberly Revels, BSN, RN, CPN
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Meet our fellows

Meet our fellows

With advanced training in specialty areas of pediatric research and practices, our current fellows are given the tools the succeed in order to provide the best care for children.

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Become a pediatric fellow at CHoR

CHoR seeks the most qualified applicants for all fellowship programs.

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