Application Process

Eligibility

  • All applicants must have completed, or be in the final year of a pediatric residency program from an American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) approved training program or be ABP-certified in pediatrics.
  • Applicants should be board-eligible or board-certified in Pediatrics.
  • Applicants must have passed Step 3 of the USMLE or COMPLEX.
  • Applicants who are international graduates must be ECFMG certified. International Graduates must have completed, or be in the final year of a pediatric residency program from an American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) approved training program or be ABP-certified in pediatrics.
  • Selected candidates must be a citizen of the United States or have a J-1 Clinical Visa or obtain permanent residence in the United States.


Application Process and Interviews:

Applications should be submitted via ERAS® – The Electronic Residency Application Service. Applications may be submitted starting in July when ERAS opens.  When submitting your application through ERAS, please include the following:

•    ERAS common application form
•    Current CV
•    Personal statement
•    Three letters of recommendation (one letter must be from your residency training program)
•    Photograph
•    An official copy of your medical school transcript
•    An official copy of your medical school Dean's letter
•    An official copy of your United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) scores transcript
•    ECFMG status report (for International Medical Graduates only)
•    Other documents supporting your Visa status


NRMP Match

We participate in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). Please review the NRMP website for match registration policies and dates.


Contact Us

For more information about the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, please contact:

Mustafa Barbour, M.D., Program Director
Associate Professor
(502) 852-8450

Vicki Masterson, Program Coordinator
Unit Business Manager

Ezekiel Weldon
Administrative Assistant

Or you can reach us at:

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine
571 South Floyd Street, Suite 445
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (502) 852-8450
Fax: (502) 852-8453