Thank you for your interest in fellowship training in Pain Medicine at the Washington University Pain Center, in St. Louis. Our program is open to physicians that have completed a residency program in anesthesiology, PM&R, neurology, emergency medicine, or psychiatry. 

We participate in the NRMP Match and accept fellowship applications through the ERAS website. 

We request that you use the following link to submit your application as well as your supporting documents here

Fellow applicants for this dynamic, multi-faceted, multidisciplinary pain fellowship program must provide: 

  • a copy of a current CV 
  • a formal personal statement letter describing your experience, interest, and career goals in pain management 
  • minimum of three letters of recommendation

Please submit all documents to the attention of the Fellowship Coordinator:

Amira Hodzic, Fellowship Coordinator
Anesthesiology Pain Management Fellowship
Washington University School of Medicine
Campus Box 8054
660 S. Euclid Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110

For more information, please contact:

Lesley Rao, MD
Director, Anesthesiology Pain Management Fellowship

Jessica Justmann, MD
Director, Pediatric Pain Management

Amira Hodzic
Fellowship Coordinator

All graduate medical education training at the Washington University Medical Center, including the anesthesiology pain management fellowship is sponsored by “The Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital/St. Louis Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education Consortium”. The GME Consortium serves to coordinate GME activities at the WashU Medical Center. Information concerning the GME Consortium, GME training at the WashU Medical Center, the Department of Anesthesiology (including the pain fellowship) can be obtained online.