Advanced Cardiothoracic Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Date Posted: August 14, 2018

The Thoracic Surgery Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is looking for a clinical fellow trained in cardiothoracic surgical oncology to begin in July 2019. Applications are accepted until March 1, 2019. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center offers a non-accredited advanced training opportunity in complex thoracic surgery for individuals who have completed a cardiothoracic training program, are board certified or board eligible (or their equivalent), and are interested in an additional intensive experience in advanced thoracic surgical oncology. The Thoracic Surgical Oncology Fellowship is a one-year program designed to provide in-depth exposure to the multidisciplinary treatment of all types of thoracic malignancies. The fellow will spend the entire duration on the Thoracic Surgery Service. Depending on interest and availability, the fellow may have the opportunity to spend one to two months of elective time on allied services such as GI, medical oncology, or radiation oncology, or on research. The fellow should be capable of leading a multidisciplinary effort in thoracic oncology by the time he or she graduates. Link to program:

How To Apply

Applications must include the following items: -Current CV -Personal statement: This should include a description of the candidate’s personal qualifications and motivation for applying to the program, as well as a detailed professional plan to return to his or her country upon completion of training -Three letters of recommendation addressed to Dr. James Huang: One of these letters must be from the department Chairman -Photograph -ECFMG full certification (if not US trained): Applicants must have completed USMLE Steps 1, 2CK, and 2CS prior to submitting an application to our program Memorial Hospital Graduate Staff Application form:

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