University of Massachusetts Hematology Oncology Fellowship

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"The Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology offers several fellowship training opportunities. Each program focuses on teaching the most cutting-edge practices related to research and clinical medicine, while encouraging fellows to take advantage of the collaborative environment at UCSF and the Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center to prepare them for successful academic careers. We believe training future leaders in hematology and oncology is our responsibility and contributes to the vitality and advancement of the field."

Basic information

Name: University of Massachusetts Hematology Oncology Fellowship

Fellowship program website: http://www.umassmed.edu/hema_oncology/fellowship/

ACGME ID: 1552421075

Leadership

  • Program Director: Venu Bathini, MD
  • Associate Program Director: Bradley Switzer, MD

Fellowship Coordinator

UMass Medical School
55 Lake Ave North
Worcester, MA 01655
Phone: (774) 443-7433
Fax: (774) 443-2298

Application process and requirements

Process

  • Applications accepted starting on:
  • Application deadline:
  • Applications submitted through ERAS

Requirements

The following should be included:

  • Common Application Form
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendations preferably by Hematology-Oncology professors
  • Deans Letter
  • Transcripts
  • USMLE or COMLEX Scores

For International Medical Graduates:

  • Valid ECFMG certificate
  • Scores of Parts I, II and III & USMLE or COMLEX
  • Clinical experience in internal medicine in the United States (or Canada if Canadian citizen)
  • Fluency in spoken and written English since communication skills are the core of internal medicine and Hematology-Oncology
  • Good USMLE scores
  • Letters of recommendations from U.S. physicians familiar with applicant's work preferably in Hematology-Oncology
  • Accepts J1 visa, will very rarely sponsor H1-B visa

Statistics

  • Number of fellowship positions available per year:
  • Board certification eligibility upon fellowship completion: Hematology and Oncology
  • Length of fellowship: 3 years

Schedule

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Year 2

Year 3

Affiliated medical facilities

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Notable faculty

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