Fellows and faculty participate in weekly case management conferences that consist of interactive case presentations with faculty, focusing on differential diagnosis and treatment. Also, fellows and faculty participate in weekly conferences that include Journal Club, Research, Board Review, Faculty and Fellow development, HIV resistance, and plate rounds. Faculty present core curriculum lectures weekly including: HIV series, Infectious diseases core series, Antimicrobial Therapies and Resistance, Microbiology, Travel and Tropical Medicine, Quality Improvement/Quality Assessment, Hospital Infection Control and Epidemiology, Immunocompromised Hosts, Hepatitis/Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Infections of the Reproductive Organs, and they also attend a City-wide Infectious Diseases Conference monthly.

First-year fellows have a continuity outpatient HIV/ID clinic at the VA and second-year fellows progress to a continuity HIV/ID clinic at our teaching hospital.

There are diverse research opportunities and both clinical and laboratory research. Areas of study include fungal infections, HIV/AIDS clinical and immunology, Infection Control/Hospital Epidemiology and MRSA infections.

Fellowship Administration





Javeri, Heta Fellowship Program Director, ID javeri@uthscsa.edu 210-567-4666
Salma Nasser Program Coordinator nassers@uthscsa.edu   210-567-4666  

About San Antonio

San Antonio is among the fastest growing cities in the U.S. with characteristics of a small town, but with the amenities of a large city. Celebrating its tricentennial in 2018, the Mission City is bustling with arts and culture reflective of its rich and vibrant Mexican history. Located in the hill country, San Antonio is a growing metropolitan hub with a easy access to the natural beauty of South Texas.

How to apply

  • We participate in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP).
  • Applications for the fellowship training program must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents of the U.S., or J-1 Visa Holders for fellowship positions at UTHSCSA. We do not accept applications from H1B1 visa holders.
  • Courses in conducting research are available to help fellows interested in research.