Applications for our Medical Oncology/Hematology Fellowship Program should be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).The ERAS application can be accessed at the Upon applying, candidates should choose the Medical Oncology/Hematology Track or the Translational Research Track. If selected for either track, candidates will be invited to interview and tour our facilities. Candidates for the translational track will also interview with and tour CSHL.

Please note, our program’s information on ERAS is:
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Program
ACGME ID: 1553522046
Address: 450 Lakeville Road, Lake Success, NY 11042

We do not accept paper applications for these positions. However, candidates interested in the research track are encouraged to send their CV to the program coordinator prior to submission of the ERAS application.

Applications are not accepted after August 15.

Application FAQ

What are the program requirements?

The program director and faculty review committee look at all aspects of the application. The following are the minimum requirements for submission:

  • ERAS application
  • Three years of Internal Medicine Residency in an ACGME approved institution
  • Candidates should be board eligible or board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • ECFMG certification for foreign medical graduates
  • Three letters of recommendation, one of which must be from your current program director or department chair. Letters should assess the candidate’s medical knowledge and clinical skills
  • CV
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • No minimum USMLE score is required, but scores must be submitted
  • Candidates for the Translational Research Fellowship are requested to submit a letter either from their PhD mentor or prior laboratory supervisor

How many positions are available?
The program takes five clinical fellows per year and one translational research fellow per academic year. Our program has a total of 15 clinical fellows and is currently approved for three translational research fellow positions.

Do you accept foreign medical graduates?

Do you sponsor visas?
Our program will accept either J1 or H1 visas.

Is this an accredited program?

Do you provide housing?
Housing is not available to Northwell Health fellows. There are many services to assist in finding housing around training sites, including Street EasyCurbed and Trulia.


The program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) for all clinical positions. Invitations for interviews with the program are made in early September for interviews during September and October.

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Applicants invited for interview will be notified by email. For additional information on how to apply contact Program Coordinator Kerry Wallace.

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