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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates

Application Process

Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates - Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program Application Process

Application Deadline

We will not be accepting applications for Vascular Fellowship 2014.
For more information please contact our Residency Coordinator:
syfuentes@houstonmethodist.org

Fellowship applications and the additional items below must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Please go to www.aamc.org/eras for more information.

Application Requirements

  • Medical school academic transcript (including a Dean's letter)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE/COMLEX Scores (must possess a passing score of > 200)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Valid ECFMG certificate/J-1 visa (if applicable)
  • American Board of Surgery In-training (ABSITE) exams scores (all years average must be > 50 percentile)
  • Medical school diploma in its original language, as well as in English (copied and notarized, stating that it is a true copy of the original)
  • Medical school transcript in its original language, as well as in English (copied and notarized, stating that it is a true copy of the original)

Applicants for Vascular Surgery Fellowship must have graduated from a 5 year ACGME-accredited General Surgery residency program and must be eligible for examination by the American Board of Surgery.

  • Graduates of medical schools in the U.S. and Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
  • Graduates of colleges of osteopathic medicine in the U.S. accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).
  • Graduates of medical schools outside of the U.S. and Canada or Graduates of medical schools outside the U.S. who have completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school who meet the following qualifications:
    • Hold a current valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
    • Holds a J-1 Visa or is a US Citizen, a Naturalized US Citizen or permanent resident

Interview Selection Process

  • All information must be submitted prior to an application being reviewed.
  • Interviews are by invitation only. If you have been selected, we will contact you.
  • We will not be accepting applications for Vascular Fellowship 2014.
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    Sonia Fuentes
    Cardiovascular Surgery Residency Coordinator
    The Methodist Hospital
    Division of Vascular Surgery
    6550 Fannin Street, Smith Tower 1401
    Houston, Texas 77030
    713-441-6635 (office)
    713-790-6298 (fax)
    syfuentes@houstonmethodist.org