The St. Jude Global Neuro-Oncology Programme is excited to announce the new application season for their Virtual Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Fellowship (VPNOF). In 2022, five fellows were selected from five different countries for a first-of-its-kind virtual training and mentorship program including expert guidance and mentorship in pediatric neuro- oncology, all while remaining at their home institution. Fellowship duration is 18-24 months.

In 2023, St. Jude Global will be accepting six fellows to train with global mentors from among a panel of world-renowned pediatric neuro-oncologists through:

  • virtual clinical guidance and case-by-case advice
  • virtual tumor boards and teaching sessions
  • career mentorship
  • two one-month rotations at mentor’s institution
  • clinical research and presenting at an international conference

Applicant Criteria

  • MD degree or equivalent
  • Fellowship-trained pediatric oncologist
  • Within ten years since end of fellowship
  • Demonstrated interest in pediatric neuro-oncology
  • Working in a PHO unit that is part of a SJ Global Alliance member institution