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Applicants

One position each year is offered through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). All applications must be submitted through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

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.

ERAS 2021 Residency Application Timeline

Applicants will complete an intern year before starting their Radiation Oncology residency. Applicants interested in completing their internship in Memphis may do so at any of UTHSC preliminary program This program interviews separately from the Radiation Oncology residency and require a separate match from the NRMP.  An interview can be arranged for interested applicants by contacting jherrima@uthsc.edu for more information.

IMG Requirements

Due to the large number of highly qualified applicants, only a small number of international medical graduates are granted interviews for the Radiation Oncology residency.

For International Medical Graduates we require:

  • You must have a valid ECFMG certificate.
  • Graduation from ACGME accredited Medical School within the last 5 years

We offer a J1 Visa only. Please do not submit an application to our program if you require an (H) visa.

Interviews

Candidate interviews will likely be held virtually in 2020.  Interviews will be scheduled during October, November and December.  The interview day will be arranged for different time zones and will last approximately 2-2.5 hours.  Each candidate will have an individualized itinerary for the day although schedules may vary slightly.

Your interview day will include:

  • Program overview
  • Research overview
  • Interviews with 4 to 5 faculty members and the program director
  • Program Q&A with current residents

 

 

Why Memphis?

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Memphis is also the healthcare hub of the Mid-South.  UTHSC faculty, residents, fellows, and staff can be found at:

There's no better time than now to choose Memphis!

Last Published: Jun 12, 2020