The UCSF Fresno Hepatology fellowship program is a one-year non ACGME-accredited program. The program accepts one fellow each year.

For information about our application requirements please see below.  For answers to specific questions, please contact:

Program Director – Marina Roytman, MD 
Hepatology Fellowship 
Email: [email protected]

For information about our application requirements please see below

Niki Moreno, Fellowship Program Coordinator
Community Regional Medical Center
2823 North Fresno Street, 1st Floor Endoscopy
GI Department
Fresno, California 93721
Telephone: 559-459-3882
FAX: 559-459-4470
E-mail:  [email protected]
Web address:
UCSF Fresno web address:

Application Requirements:  (Program Specific Information)
1. Application
2. CV
3. Three letters of recommendation
4. Personal statement
5. USMLE/ COMLEX scores
6. Application submission deadline 11/30/2024

Minimum Employment Requirements
To be eligible for a residency/fellowship appointment contract with the UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program, all current or expected trainees must possess one of the following for the duration of their anticipated years of training:

  • be a United States citizen
  • be in possession of a green card
  • be in possession of an EAD (work permit)
  • possess an ECFMG –sponsored J-1 visa

UCSF Fresno doesn’t generally sponsor H-1B visas, please contact individual programs regarding their policy on H-1B visa sponsorship.

California Medical License
The State of California requires housestaff who meet the following criteria to have a license in order to continue training:

  • US Graduate- must possess a license by the 1st day of the 25th month of (all) US ACGME Accredited Post Graduate Training
  • Foreign/International Graduate- must possess a license by the 1st day of the 37th month of (all) US ACGME Accredited Post Graduate Training

Background Checks
UCSF Fresno is committed to selecting and hiring the most capable housestaff in order to pursue its strategic goals of excellence in teaching, learning, research, scholarship, creative activity and service to the community.   All offers of appointment to UCSF Fresno sponsored GME programs are specifically conditioned upon a criminal background investigation. Background checks will be carried out by an agency on behalf of UCSF Fresno Graduate Medical Education Office. By signing the background check release form, prospective trainees are consenting to a background investigation.

Additional Information for Foreign Medical Graduates
You must be in possession of an ECFMG (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates) certificate in order to complete residency training in the United States.  Please visit the ECFMG website at  for additional information on how to obtain certification.

Fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.