Applicants for the Fellowship Program must have 

1.  A M.D. degree from an accredited medical school

2. Completed a residency training program as defined by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and be licensed, or eligible for licensure, to practice medicine in a state or territory of the United States.

3. Taken and passed USMLE step III

4. U.S. citizens or have visas permitting residence and training/employment in the United States.

How to Apply

Applicants should submit below documents to simonmp@ucmail.uc.edu by March 31 

  • A letter of interest explaining career goals and objectives and reasons for desiring training in blood banking.
  • Curriculum vitae 
  • Three references

Please feel free to contact us for questions and submit your curriculum vitae for preliminary review. 

Application Review

The applicant's qualifications are reviewed by a fellowship selection committee composed of Hoxworth Blood Center faculty and key staff.  Candidates whose applications meet the basic requirements are invited for a personal interview with the committee.

Contact Information

Dr. David Oh, Fellowship Program Director/Chief Medical Officer David.oh@uc.edu

Dr. Jose Cancelas, CEO/Director of Hoxworth Blood Center Jose.Cancelas@uc.edu

Margaret Simon, Program Coordinator Margaret.Simon@uc.edu