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Application Process for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

You must meet the following criteria to apply for our pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship program:

  • Completed ERAS application
  • MD or DO degree
  • Passed all 3 steps of USMLE/COMLEX
  • Board certified/eligible in general pediatrics
  • Ohio medical license and DEA number
  • U.S. citizenship or J-1 Visa
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Letter of recommendation from current program director

How to Apply

Our fellowship program participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). You must register for this fellowship by creating an account with NRMP. Contact the NRMP at or 202-828-0676 with questions.

Selected applicants will travel to Akron, Ohio, for interviews. We provide a $200 travel stipend upon request, as well as a complimentary 1-night stay through our contracted hotel.

For more information, contact:

Stephanie Savelli, MD
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Director
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square


Lynn Kwolek
Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308