Apply for the Surgical Oncology Fellowship 

Eligibility/Preferred Qualifications

  • Applicants must have completed an ACGME-accredited general surgery residency program.
  • The UNM complex general surgical oncology fellowship program will only accept applications through the ERAS system.
  • Your completed application must be received no later than January 28, 2021 for fellowship starting in August the following year.
  • We will notify applicants of their interview status following application review. 

Application Requirements

Alicia Fernandez, the program coordinator, will contact candidates with the status of your application. She will inform candidates when their file is complete or what items are needed. 

A Completed Application includes: 

  • ERAS application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Photograph – wallet-sized color photo
  • Medical school transcript
  • USMLE transcript
  • ABSITE scores
  • Letters of Recommendations (three)


UNM fellowship in complex general surgical oncology is participating in the National Residency Match Program and has coordinated our interviews with the other ACGME-accredited complex general surgical oncology fellowship programs.

Applications will start to be accepted November 17, 2020.  Applicants may begin applying to CGSO programs through the ERAS system on December 1, 2020.  The deadline to submit your application is January 18, 2021.  No exceptions will be made.

Our interview dates for the 2020 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match (August 1, 2022 fellowship start) will take place February 2021-May 2021.  All interview will be conducted virtually in 2021.