How to Apply


All applicants must apply through the Neuro-Oncology San-Francisco (SF) Fellowship Match: SF Match Central Application Service.

  • Applicants must have completed a neurology residency and attained qualification to sit for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology examination. They also must have completed USMLE I, II, III.
  • Foreign medical graduates with equivalent qualifications are also eligible to apply. They must have completed all three of the USMLE examinations, a CSA exam, and hold a valid ECFMG certificate. Our fellowship is UCNS accredited and is not ACGME accredited.
  • We will consider applicants who have completed training in medical oncology/other specialties who wish to complete a one-year program on a case-by-case basis.

Elena Pentsova, MD
Program Director

Lauren Schaff, MD
Associate Program Director

For additional information, please contact:

Alexis Schmidt, GME Coordinator II
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Department of Neurology
[email protected]

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