The three-year Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, offers:
- Preparation for a career in hematology and medical oncology in an academic or group practice setting
- Experience with multidisciplinary approaches to people with hematologic and oncologic disorders
- Clinical and laboratory research opportunities in hematology, oncology, or basic science
- Opportunities to teach Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine students, visiting students from other medical schools, and internal medicine residents
Highlights of the fellowship:
- Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is the first three-site cancer center in the country, with excellent teamwork across sites
- Strong didactic curriculum and wide range of pathology
- High faculty-to-fellow ratio that allows extensive personal contact with attending physicians
- Extensive research and publications from our fellows
- Ability to refer a patient to the Center for Humanities in Medicine to help relieve stress or discomfort
- Program leadership meets every Wednesday to discuss the program, and leadership meets once a month with fellows
- Generous salary and benefits
- Personalized career development and research mentorship
- Ranked No. 18 in cancer nationally in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings
- Mayo Clinic is consistently recognized as one of the best hospitals in Florida and the nation by U.S. News & World Report
As a Mayo Clinic fellow, you have access to a training experience that is both broad and highly specialized. The program is designed to effectively prepare you for a successful career in hematology/oncology.
This program fulfills the requirements for training as stated by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
The Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida began in 1996 with one fellow a year. Thirty physicians have completed training. We anticipate that three trainees will complete this program annually.
Fellows have successfully pursued careers in academic hematology/oncology as well as in group practice settings, and several have become Mayo Clinic faculty.