Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center offers a non-accredited advanced training opportunity in complex thoracic surgery for individuals who will 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.
For further details about the program, please visit their website at: https://www.mskcc.org/hcp-education-training/fellowships/advanced-thoracic-surgical-oncology-fellowship?fbclid=IwAR2NzTb4TgLYZ_Z7zrdxvQ7ONaEUX6JdZPp2g90YWR6hrEMexZkIlx-XfUY
Applicants must have completed their training in cardiothoracic surgery by the time they begin the fellowship, and be Board-certified or Board-eligible. Foreign medical graduates with equivalent qualifications who have completed the USMLE examinations and hold a valid ECFMG certificate are also eligible to apply.
Applications must include the following items:
There are 2 available positions. Deadline of applications is on September 30, 2020.
Zachary Almer, MPA
Education Program Manager
Surgical Education Office
Department of Surgery
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065
Email: [email protected]