How to Apply - Hosp/Pall

Application Process

We participate in ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service), and the Match is conducted through NRMP (National Resident Matching Program). Deadlines and additional information may be found on the NRMP website.

Prior to appointment in a program, fellows must have completed an ACGME - or American Osteopathic Association (AOA) - accredited program in child neurology, family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, or neurology; or at least three clinical years in an ACGME - or AOA - accredited graduate educational program in one of the following specialties: anesthesiology, emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, radiation oncology, radiology, or surgery.

We individually review each and every application for our fellowship. In particular, we are looking for your commitment to palliative care demonstrated by:

  • Experience rotating with a palliative care team
  • Teaching, research, or leadership
  • A strong narrative describing your interest in the field of palliative care


Please visit the Temple University Hospital GME Recruitment page for information on benefit synopsis with current stipend, sample contract, medical licensure examination requirement policy, and other helpful information.

Other information

H1B and J1 visas are accepted provided they cover the period of your fellowship training.

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Contact information

Dylan Sherry, MD
Program Director
[email protected]

Salomey Mensah
GME Program Administrator
[email protected]
Phone: 215-728-3545

Department of Hematology/Oncology
Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111-2497