Application Procedures

Applications for transplant fellowships will be accepted throughout the year. Candidates for fellowships in multi-organ transplants should be board eligible or certified in general surgery.

The University of Rochester Medical Center Solid Organ Transplantation participates in the annual Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship Match run by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). The match is determined one year prior to the beginning of the fellowship, usually in June. Details of the match can be found on the NRMP website. Candidates will need to register with the NRMP in order to participate.

To apply for candidacy at the University of Rochester Medical Center Solid Organ Transplantation please forward the following:

  • Completed application
  • Letter of inquiry and personal statement of professional goals.
  • Three letters of recommendations addressed to Dr. Mark Orloff, Director.
  • Valid ECFMG certificate

Forward all above information to:

Transplant Fellowship Program Coordinator
Ms. Kathleen Thompson
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642
Email: Kathleen_Thompson@urmc.rochester.edu