The Vanderbilt Primary Care and Pediatric Sports Medicine Fellowship program is a one year, ACGME accredited fellowship program, sponsored by the Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation.   

The program is certified through and supported by the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics.

They offer two tracks; one for Emergency Medicine and another for Non-Emergency Medicine physicians.  

They welcome applicants with backgrounds in:

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medicine/ Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Nitin Jain, MD, MSPH from the PM&R Department at Vanderbilt, is a faculty member in Sports Medicine and involved in the training of fellows.  They have accepted applications from PM&R physicians since 2015.

The Program Director is Dr. David G. Liddle, MD, FACP and the Program Coordinator is Karen Shelton.

Please refer to the Sports Medicine Fellowship website for further details on the training and application process.