Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Application Process

The Hematology and Oncology Fellowship program at the Wake Forest School of Medicine is a three-year advanced training program.

Application Process

Applicants interested in pursing the Hematology and Oncology program must submit an application through ERAS and register through NRMP.

Candidates who match will be notified by mail of available dates to schedule an interview.


August 31, 2018


Activity Date
ERAS Opens for Candidates July
ERAS Opens for Programs July
Wake Forest Deadline for Receiving Applications August 31, 2018
Extend Invitations August
First Interview Date


Second Interview Date  October
Third Interview Date  October
Match Day December
Fellowship Starts July

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete your application through ERAS
  2. Register with the NRMP

Required Documents

As part of the ERAS process, prospective fellows will need to submit the following documentation:

  • USMLE Step I, II, and III scores
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Exchange Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates certification (if applicable)
  • Personal statement or letter of interest explaining career choice and goals
  • Four letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director
  • Current photograph

Interview Process

Invitations for interviews will be sent by email from our fellowship coordinator. Interviews may also be conducted via Skype or FaceTime if travel or time restrictions exist.

Foreign Medical Graduates

We accept foreign medical graduates into our program. We look for well-qualified candidates and prefer applicants who have had U.S. clinical experience within the application year. International medical graduates must have completed an ACGME-accredited residency in Internal Medicine to be considered for an interview. If you need work authorization, our institution accepts J-1 Visas, Employment Authorization Documentation (EAD) and green cards.