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Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine

Welcome to the Duke Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship program!

Duke’s Pediatric Pulmonary Division and Fellowship program are committed to training future pulmonary leaders within one of the world’s major research universities and a U.S. News and World Report top-ten Medical School. 

The Department of Pediatrics is a growing and thriving environment for clinical and research training, with Duke Pediatrics currently ranked first nationally in NIH federal research funding. Duke is also ranked nationally in 9 pediatric clinical specialties by U.S. News and World Report in 2019-2020.   

Program Overview

Positions offered per year
Current number of fellows


Program duration

Three years

Accrediting body
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education  (ACGME)
Match participation?
How to apply Electronic Residency Application Services
Contact person
Cherrita McCoy
Program Coordinator
Box 104013 DUMC
Durham, NC 27710
Program director

Mai ElMallah, MBBCh
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
Director, Duke Cystic Fibrosis Center
Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship

Current Fellows First Year
Nicholas Fitzpatrick, MD




We invite you to discover your own future potential for growth, achievement, and professional satisfaction by investigating the possibilities at Duke.

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