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Head / Neck Oncologic Fellowship: How to Apply

In order to be eligible to apply for the program, you must:

  1. Be an MD or DO
  2. Be eligible for a Temporary Education Permit (TEP), or Nebraska Permanent Medical License
  3. Prior to the entering the program, applicants must have successfully completed an ACGME- or Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)-accredited residency program in surgery of not less than five years of progressive education; and, be certified by the American Board of Surgery (ABS) or have completed the educational requirements to sit for the ABS qualifying examinations
  4. Prior to entering the program, applicants should have demonstrated a satisfactory level of clinical maturity, technical skills, and surgical judgment which will enable them to begin a fellowship in head and neck surgery for the purpose of specializing in this field of surgery.
  5. Hold U.S. Citizenship, permanent residency or a valid U.S. visa
  6. Complete an application via American Head & Neck Society Advanced Training, which must include:
  7. USMLE (Step 1, 2, 3) or COMLEX (Level 1, 2, 3) scores
  8. Three reference letters including one from your residency program director
  9. ABSITE scores or equivalent
  10. Personal statement and other supporting documents