The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine - Scott & White Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Our three-year program emphasizes clinical experience and educational excellence in preparation for certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medical Oncology and Hematology.
We accept two fellows per year.
Fellows interact with radiation oncology, surgical oncology, pathology and medical subspecialties. In the clinic and in the hospital, fellows interact through rounds and conferences with Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine students, surgery residents, internal medicine residents and subspecialty fellows in all disciplines.
Some of the benefits of our program include:
The three-year training program is composed of the following rotations:
Conferences are designed to provide teaching in all areas of clinical hematology and oncology, and include:
Fellows also participate in internal medicine morning report, CPC's and resident education conferences.
Research focuses on basic and clinical aspects of human neoplasia. The developmental therapeutics program focuses on participation in Phase I, II and III trials through industry support, CCOP-affiliation with several national oncology cooperative groups such as SWOG, NSABP, GOG, RTOG and ECOG as well as the division's own research protocols.
Our faculty is the most-important resource in regard to research in the program. All are committed to research and education. Many have a number of active research protocols in basic and/or clinical areas. Fellows are encouraged to participate and even develop their own research activities.
The Research and Education Division houses the Department of Biostatistics with PhD biostatisticians and staff to assist with research design and data analysis. The research section offers assistance in protocol development and coordination.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple is a 640-bed teaching and research hospital with a Level I trauma center.
We use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) to electronically accept fellowship applications, letters of recommendations, dean’s letters, transcripts and other credentials directly from your medical school.
Deadline for applications is August 1.
Visit ERAS to apply
Applicants must have completed an ACGME-accredited, three-year internal medicine residency.
Shelia Gardner Phone: 254.724.8845 Fax: 254.724.6356 Shelia.Gardner@BSWHealth.org
Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Baylor Scott & White Health 1605 S. 31st St. MS-09-C513C Temple, TX 76508
In addition to competitive stipends, we offer our fellows a full menu of employee benefits. We help offset the cost of many of these benefits; others are options you can choose to pay for yourself.
Temple uniquely offers a combination of access to big-city conveniences while maintaining a small-town atmosphere. Temple has also been ranked among the Top 20 Fastest Growing Cities in Texas and one of America's most affordable places of 2015.
As the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States, Baylor Scott & White Health includes 48 hospitals, more than 900 patient care sites, more than 6,000 active physicians and more than 40,000 employees.
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