How to Apply

Doctor filing an application

Applications for the Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellowship Program are only accepted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). A minimum of three years of training and board eligibility in internal medicine are prerequisites. Foreign medical graduates must have J1 or permanent visas or have passed the USMLE step 1, step 2 CK and step 2 CS exams and must also have ECFMG certification.

Click here to review a description of our program.

The following materials must be submitted through ERAS no later than August 31.

  1. ERAS application
  2. Personal statement
  3. Current curriculum vitae
  4. Three letters of recommendation, including one from your program director. Please ask your referees to pay particular attention to the following:
    1. General medical knowledge
    2. Medical competence in dealing with critically ill patients
    3. Emotional stability in working with patients with advanced malignancy
    4. General interest in academic Medical Oncology
    5. (Required) Background and interest in academic Oncology as a career and a view of your competence to engage in scientific research
  5. Photograph
  6. Your email address

Upon review of these materials, we will inform you of opportunities for a visit to the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center to meet with members of the Senior Staff, tour the facilities, and develop a greater understanding of our program.

For other correspondence, please contact:

Alicia Hendrix
Coordinator, Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellowship Program
University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
22 S. Greene Street, Room N9E17
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Telephone: 410-328-8668
Fax: 410-328-2578