Application and Selection Procedure

For complete information, please view our Brochure and Application for Fellowship (PDF)


Applications to the Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Training Program are initiated by submitting:

Forward the requested materials to:
David G. Poplack, M.D.
Director, Texas Children’s Cancer Center
Texas Children’s Hospital
6621 Fannin, CC1410.00
Houston, Texas 77030

You can contact the Texas Children’s Cancer Center and Hematology Service at 832-822-4207, or email Dr. Poplack at [email protected].

Selection Procedure

Individuals with M.D., M.D./Ph.D., or D.O. training and an interest in an academic career in pediatric hematology-oncology are encouraged to apply. The Texas Children’s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine program accepts up to six fellows each year, and applicants are accepted based on their potential to become successful academic subspecialists.

Applications are accepted year-round, and candidates are encouraged to apply 18 months in advance of the July starting date. The Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship/Faculty Training Program participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

An interview will be offered to prospective candidates selected from the completed applications. The in-town costs of the interview, including lodging and meals, are provided by Texas Children’s Hospital.

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