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: One
  • Program duration: Three years
  • Accrediting body: Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
  • Match participation?: Yes

How to apply

Electronic Residency Application Services

Contact person

Ivy Banks
Program Coordinator
DUMC Box 102509
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

Third Year
Nicholas Fitzpatrick, MD

Second Year
Zeni Scott, MD

First Year
Marán Hernandez-Rodriguez, MD


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