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Clinical Fellowships


UCSF offers two clinical fellowship opportunities to those physicians who wish to expand their expertise in Radiation Oncology. One is CNS and the other is a special fellowship which can be created to suit the interests of the trainee. Interviews are generally held at ASTRO with exceptions being made for those people who will not be in attendance. Offers will be made shortly after the ASTRO meeting.


Visiting Resident Electives at UCSF

The Department of Radiation Oncology at UCSF allows Residents from other Radiation Oncology Residency Training Programs to rotate in its training program. To apply for a visiting Resident elective, please e-mail a letter of interest specifying desired rotation dates to the Program Manager.



Medical Student Education (Exterships/Clerkships)


We accept 4th year medical students for externships/clerkships throughout the year. Students participate in the examination of cancer patients under treatment in radiation oncology and participate in rounds, conferences, clinics, and experience demonstrations on the use of newer radiotherapeutic techniques.


Medical Student Fellowships


The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco offers an annual medical student fellowship to fourth year medical students. The fellowship will support a medical student to spend 8 weeks in the Department of Radiation Oncology at UCSF. It carries a stipend of $500. The fellowship will be awarded annually at the discretion of the department.