surgical oncology

  1. V

    Which oncology specialty will make the biggest advances in the coming decades?

    I know that all oncology fields (medical, surgical, radiation) will all continue to play a large role in cancer treatment and will make advances in their fields. I was wondering which of these fields you think will make the largest advances (being able to treat new cancers they previously didn’t...
  2. R

    Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match 2020/2021 Cycle

    The time is here. I have found various other threads from prior years a lovely source of info, so figured we could start it for this year.
  3. M

    Surgical Oncology Salary

    My spouse is applying to surgical oncology fellowships this year. We're wondering what kind of pay he can expect once he graduates from a fellowship and over the course of his career. My husband thinks it will be low 200s, but I find that hard to believe especially given how competitive it is...
  4. DrDranzer

    Urology vs Rad onc. Your views please

    Hey guys. I wanted your opinion on deciding between these 2 awesome fields. Always wanted to do something surgical and cancer related (initially did research gearing my app towards surgical oncology). Discovered Urology in 3rd year. Loved it. A close family member is a big wig Rad Onc. Tells me...
  5. Kakarrott

    Gynecologic Oncology

    I have searched this forum and the last thread for this topic is dated in 2005. So I wanted to ask if something changed, if it is still as competetive as was stated in that old thread. Also I wanted to ask if is true that you combine here aspects of medical oncology and surgical oncology at once...
  6. J

    Surgical Oncology Fellowship Match 2017/2018 cycle

    Just starting a thread here for any Surg Onc Fellowship applicants to connect and share info on the application process and programs etc.
  7. J

    J1 visa and August 1st Starts for Surgical fellowships

    Any surgery residents on J1 visas facing the conundrum of an August 1st start for their surgical fellowships (like MIS/Bariatrics or Surgical Oncology)? Any word from ECFMG about your status in the intervening period (meaning July1 to July 31st)? Also, does the DS2019 of J1 sponsorship start...