Pediatric Hematology/Oncology – Applying

Eligibility

  • UConn only accepts J-1 visas. They do not sponsor any other visa type.
  • All applicants must have completed and passed their Step 3 examination before entering fellowship.
  • Each application must be complete, without references to "see CV" or "see resume".
  • Applications must include: Dean's letter, medical school transcript, three letters of reference, CV (with no unexplained gaps), USMLE or COMLEX transcript, personal statement, photo and an ECFMG certificate (if applicable).
  • Applicants must have completed a three-year U.S. pediatrics residency.
  • We only accept applications through¬†ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service).
  • Our ACGME program ID is 3270832009. You can use this ID to apply for our program.

Selection

  • We rank and/or select from eligible applicants based on a combination of their medical school transcript, dean's letter, letters of reference, USMLE scores, and their overall interview.
  • Applicants are selected according to the timeline set by the¬†NRMP (National Residency Matching Program).
  • We do not discriminate with regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, age, religion, color, disability or national origin.
  • Interview Day Structure: Interviews are held in early fall (September and October). Interviews are completed in a single day.

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