Fellowships: Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

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The program in Pediatric Neuro-oncology offers a one year fellowship in clinical and/or investigative neuro-oncology. Clinical fellows will receive training in diagnosis and management of primary central nervous system tumors in children and young adults. Investigative areas include molecular biology of brain tumors, angiogenesis and immunotherapy.

The program begins on July 1. Our fellowship is not ACGME-accredited.

Associate Director
Deadline
July 1
Length of Program
1 year
Eligibility

Applicants should have completed training in an ACGME-accredited Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellowship or Child Neurology residency, and must have completed USMLE I, II, III.

Foreign medical graduates with equivalent qualifications are also eligible to apply and must have completed all three of the USMLE examinations, a CSA exam, and hold a valid ECFMG certificate. 

How to Apply

Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation (including one from Program Director or Department Chair)addressed to the Program Director, Dr. Yasmin Khakoo, a curriculum vitae, and a personal statement. All items can be submitted via PDF to the Education Program Coordinator, Katlyn Merkel, at merkelk@mskcc.org. Letters of recommendation can be emailed; however, a hard copy with original signature must also be mailed to the address below.

Contact

Katlyn Merkel

Address

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Department of Pediatrics, Box 139
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

Phone
212-639-5966
Fax
212-717-3447