SDN members see fewer ads and full resolution images. Join our non-profit community!

Heme/Onc Residencies

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - DO' started by GoogSC, Apr 12, 2007.

  1. GoogSC

    GoogSC New Member

    5
    0
    Jun 27, 2005
    Hi All,

    I am not familiar with the hematology or oncology residencies available to graduating DO students. I seem to remember Michigan Osteo and UMDNJ but I'm not sure...I checked their websites again but I must not be looking hard enough.

    Thanks for the help.
     
  2. SDN Members don't see this ad. About the ads.
  3. MahlerROCKS

    MahlerROCKS 5+ Year Member

    394
    0
    Jul 22, 2005
    Your Pants
    I thought DO residencies were available in all field except hem/onc and pathology
     
  4. builttorock

    builttorock 2+ Year Member

    101
    0
    Jan 15, 2007
    There are two osteopathic heme/onc residencies:
    • KCOM/St John-Detroit Riverview Hosp - Hematology & Oncology Residency - Detroit, MI​
    • Ingham Regional Medical Center - Hematology & Oncology Residency - Lansing, MI​
     
  5. Dr JPH

    Dr JPH Banned Banned 10+ Year Member

    5,910
    29
    Feb 4, 2000
    There are a few others not listed on the AOA Opportunities page. UMDNJ is one that you mentioned
     
  6. HemaOncoDoc

    HemaOncoDoc One Step At A Time 10+ Year Member

    2,095
    0
    May 8, 2006
    For Hem/Onc, your best bet is to take the USMLE and get an MD residency. There are relatively few DO positions available.
     
  7. redsoxfan

    redsoxfan Senior Member 5+ Year Member

    361
    2
    Feb 17, 2005
    Where are u people getting your information??? Heme/Onc is not a residency at all. It is a fellowship following residency in internal medicine.
     
  8. HemaOncoDoc

    HemaOncoDoc One Step At A Time 10+ Year Member

    2,095
    0
    May 8, 2006
    I was referring to getting am MD internal medicine residency. Going from a DO internal med residency into an MD hem/onc fellowship is more difficult than going through the MD path.
     
  9. Dr JPH

    Dr JPH Banned Banned 10+ Year Member

    5,910
    29
    Feb 4, 2000
    I am sure that is what they meant. Take it easy with the "semantics warfare"
     

Share This Page