Applicants

Positions for the Surgical Oncology fellowship are offered through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). Candidates must have completed General Surgery Board Certification or be Board eligible. All applications must be submitted through ERAS.

A complete application consists of:

  • Current Photograph (required)
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical School Transcript
  • MSPE
  • USMLE or COMLEX Scores (passing scores are required for steps 1,2 and 3)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation (including the chair)

All ERAS applications are reviewed and invitations to interview will be extended to those selected via e-mail.  Applications received after our deadline will not be considered for an interview.

Interview Information

Your interview day will include:

  • Program overview
  • Faculty interviews
  • Tour of the facilities
  • Lunch with current fellows

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel accommodations are NOT provided, however, transportation from the recommended hotel will be provided to and from campus on the day of your interview.

International Medical Graduate Requirements

For International Medical Graduates we require:

  • You must have a valid ECFMG certificate.
  • We offer a J1 Visa only. Please DO NOT submit an application to our program if you require an (H) visa.
  • Graduation from ACGME accredited Medical School within the last 5 years.

Contact Us

Department of Surgery

Division of Surgical Oncology

910 Madison Ave. Suite 303
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-2919
Fax: (901) 448-1498

Program Coordinator
Janet Herriman
jherrima@uthsc.edu