Breast Surgical Oncology Training Program Application

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have received all medical school education and graduates from a program listed in this link: Medical Schools Recognized by the Medical Board of California 
  • Successful completion of an ACGME or AOA-accredited general surgery residency program in the U.S. 
  • Must be eligible for a California Medical License 
  • At the time of entry into the fellowship program all applicants will be board eligible or board certified general surgeons under the auspices of the American Board of Surgery

How to Apply

City of Hope’s Breast Oncology Fellowship is a Society of Surgical Oncology-approved training program. The Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) has contracted with National Matching Services, Inc (NMS) to facilitate the Match. You can access instructions, resources and other documents here.  Please visit the SSO Breast Surgical Oncology Fellowship webpage for additional application information.
Document Requirements
  • SSO Breast Match Application 
  • A current curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Medical school transcripts
  • An official record of board scores (ABSITE, USMLE)
  • Passport size photograph


For further information, contact the program by phone or email:
Christina Perez, C-TAGME
Training Program Administrator
City of Hope
1500 E. Duarte Rd.
Duarte, CA 91010
[email protected]