The dates for the 2021 Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialty Fellowship Match for 2022 appointments are:

  • June 23, 2021 Match Opens
  • August 4, 2021 Ranking Opens
  • September 8, 2021 Quota Deadline
  • September 22, 2021 Ranking Closes
  • October 6, 2021 Match Day


  • May 3, 2021 Deadline for applications to MFM Fellowship Programs
  • May 17, 2021 Single notification date (all MFM Fellowship Programs should send first round of interview invitations)
  • May 24, 2021 Initial deadline for applicants to accept or decline interview invitations


The 2021 First Year Fellows Retreat will be held at the Eaglewood Hotel & Resort in Itasca, IL from October 23-25, 2021.

The Society supports Fellows through educational programs and funding for specialized research and clinical experiences. We welcome first-year fellows to the Society at our annual First Year Fellow Retreat each fall, which brings together veteran MFM specialists and our newest members. Additional resources include:                                                                                                

  • Finding a Fellowship
    Search for fellowship opportunities through the ACGME website and our Fellowships at-a-glance document.

  • Fellowship Directory                                                                                                                                                                 A complete list of U.S. based MFM fellowships and program directors.

  • Fellowship Map with Interview Dates
    A complete list of Fellowship and interview dates by state.

  • Applying for a Fellowship
    Advice for OB/GYN residents interested in MFM fellowship

  • Research Funding                                                                                                                                                          Together with the Foundation for SMFM, we offer grants and scholarships for aspiring MFM specialists and those more advanced in their career path.

  • Research Consult Hotline (members only)                                                                                                                               This resource is for MFM Fellows seeking guidance or assistance with their research.  Through our Hotline, an experienced researcher will provide advice, troubleshooting, and if desired, a mentor to address a specific need.                                         

  • Online MFM Lecture Series (members only)                                                                                                                            Our MFM Lecture Series complements the MFM Fellowship Program with a twice-monthly, no-cost webinar featuring leaders in MFM, ultrasound, research, neonatalogy and genetics. 
  • Finding Your First MFM Job After Fellowship                                                                                                                       Drs. Dan O'Keeffe and Brian Iriye share pearls from your peers on what they wish they had learned or did during Fellowship, and then walk through how to approach the job search including the basics of physician contracts.

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