Skip to main content

Apply & Contact

MMC supports a total of two palliative care fellowship positions per year. Candidates must have successfully completed three years of training in an approved allopathic or osteopathic training program and be board eligible in: Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Radiation Oncology, or Surgery.

Application to the MMC Palliative Care Fellowship program is through the online Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Fellowship positions are offered through the Medical Specialties Matching Program of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

Requirements

  • CV/Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Letter from Residency Program Director
  • Two additional letters of reference from attending physicians you have worked with at a U.S. teaching hospital during your residency.
  • Transcripts
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcripts
  • ECFMG Status Report
  • We accept J-1 Visas only

Interviews

We evaluate each application prior to extending an invitation to interview. Potential interviewees will be notified via the ERAS system, usually within 2 weeks of completing the ERAS application. For positions beginning in July, interviews will take place in fall (late September through early November).

Contact

Bethany Yale
Program Manager
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship
66 Bramhall Street, Suite G1
Portland, Maine 04102
Phone:207-662-5112
Email: yaleb@mmc.org

 

Latest News

View All
Sanford High-volume COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Opens to Patients
The 29,000 square foot clinic will have the capacity to vaccinate up to 1,000 people a day, thanks to partnership between MaineHealth, York County Emergency Management Agency and Maine CDC.
MaineHealth to update registration system in support of 60-plus vaccine eligibility in Maine
The state’s largest integrated health system voiced its support for opening up vaccine eligibility to those 60 and over and will begin setting vaccination appointments for those who are newly eligible.
Memorial Hospital Healthcare Scholarship Applications are Now Available
Applications are now available for Memorial Hospital’s healthcare scholarships to support students in the community pursuing careers in health-related fields.
On the Go Hair Designs Donates $2,300 to SMHC’s Breast Cancer Patients
Cut-A-Thon raises money to directly support Southern Maine Health Care’s (SMHC) Center for Breast Care.