Thomas Jefferson University

Apply to Transplant Surgery Fellowship Program

We are currently accepting applications for the July 2020 Transplant Surgery Fellowship position. We only accept one fellow every two years. 

Applications should be submitted no later than March 30, 2019. Interviews will take place in April or May of 2019.

Our Transplant Surgery Fellowship Program selects only from among the pool of eligible applicants and evaluates each applicant on the basis of their preparedness, ability, academic credentials, communication skills and personal qualities such as motivation, honesty and integrity. The program does not discriminate with regard to sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Applicants must apply through the American Society of Transplant Surgeons sponsored NRMP matching program. Please visit the ASTS website for application requirements and matching schedule dates.

  • Applicants must fulfill all of the qualifications for appointment as outlined by the institution:
  • Have completed at least 5 years of general surgery residency training
  • Be board certified by the American Board of Surgery or equivalent
  • Have an unrestricted Pennsylvania medical license before starting fellowship. Please visit the PA State Board of Medicine website for PA medical license application requirements for foreign medical graduates. Applicants who are not eligible or qualified to obtain an unrestricted PA medical license may not apply.
  • Complete a Graduate Training Application (pdf)

Contact John Davis, Program Coordinator, for more information.

Division of Transplant Surgery
1025 Walnut Street
Suite 605
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-5750


Carlo Ramirez, MD

Program Director


John Davis
Program Coordinator

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