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Salud Rural Maternal Child Health Fellowship

Apply to this Fellowship.

We believe in the right to wellness for all in a comprehensive, preventative approach to health. We also strive for a cultural diverse, exceptionally talented team that will champion our programs values of inclusivity and cultural understanding.

How to Apply

Every year we accept one fellow into our program. Applicants must have completed a 3-year ACGME accredited Family Medicine Residency and be board certified in Family Medicine. At this time, we are not able to sponsor visas for the fellowship.

Our application cycle for 2024/2025 academic year is now closed. We will begin accepting applications for 2025/2026 academic year on July 1, 2024.

Your application must include:

  • A copy of your CV.
  • A concise personal statement detailing the following:
    • Reasons for pursuing additional training in obstetrics, specifically surgical obstetrics.
    • Any previous experience with obstetrical care (both in residency and outside of residency.)
    • Future career goals.
  • Letter of support from your Program Director or colleague if remote from training.
  • Two additional letters of reference, preferably from Family Medicine faculty or colleagues.
  • A current list of OB & GYN procedural numbers.
  • A current photo of the applicant

Application deadline

Our next application cycle will open on July 1st, 2024. Please submit in early July for consideration. We utilize a rolling acceptance process.


Interviews will be held between August through October.


Compensation is $68,500 annually. Benefits include 15 days (120 hours) of combined vacation and sick time, plus a standard package through Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic – medical, dental, and vision coverage.


Please email any inquiries regarding the fellowship to Olluqui Miranda at