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Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Fellowship

Fall 2020 Interviews

To assure the safety of our applicants, faculty, staff and patients, we are conducting all interviews for Fall 2020 virtually. Every effort will be made to make sure Children’s Mercy commitment to clinical excellence, dedicated teaching, innovative research, and a warm and supportive environment is visible to you. If you are unfamiliar with Kansas City, please take a few minutes to explore what we have to offer. We guarantee you will like what you see!

The Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program at Children's Mercy Kansas City accepts two fellows each year. Appointments are made through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). Interested applicants must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS) according to the ERAS timeline guidelines. 

Children's Mercy primarily accepts applicants with J-1 Visa status. To be eligible for appointment, all international citizens must be sponsored by the ECFMG for the J-1 non-immigrant Visa classification and have and maintain valid ECFMG certification throughout the length of their training program. Applicants must also have participated in a US ACGME accredited residency program. In some cases, Children's Mercy will sponsor an H-1B Visa. Residents/Fellows who wish to change their immigration classification while pursuing a graduate medical training Program at CMH must seek prior written approval from the GME Department. Failure to seek such approval will subject the trainee to immediate termination from his/her training Program. All candidates must have passed Step 3.

Candidates are chosen for interviews based on their medical training, general achievements and personal qualities.

Thank you for your interest in the Children's Mercy Hematology/Oncology Program.