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The St. Jude Fellowship Experience


A clinical fellowship at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital means joining an exceptional community devoted to advancing science and giving our patients the best possible care.


We are committed to ensuring your fellowship is a fulfilling experience that prepares you for the next step in your career. 

In these videos, current and former St. Jude fellows speak about their unique fellowship experience.

How to Apply

Fellowship Programs


Surgeon's path of communal goodwill leads to global impact

Former clinical fellow Hafeez Abdelhafeez/s passion leads him to improving others' lives on a global scale. Read his story.


Why St. Jude?

St. Jude is one of the world’s premier treatment and research centers for pediatric cancer and other life-threatening diseases. A fellowship at St. Jude offers an unparalleled opportunity to work closely with a unique patient population while learning from mentors and investigators at the top of their fields.

Our strong, multidisciplinary and translational research culture integrates clinical care, research and education at every level, under a unique funding model that provides generous resources to support innovation and leading-edge treatment advances.

Why St. Jude?


The Fellowship Experience

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Program Structure

Our clinical fellowships range from one to three years in length, with an option for a fourth year in selected cases. Learn more

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A Great Place to Work

St. Jude has been regularly recognized as one of the best places to work. Discover why.

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Professional Development

We are commited to preparing you for the next steps in your career. Find out how.

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Current and former fellows on life in Memphis

Living in Memphis

Our vibrant city offers numerous cultural, historical and recreational attractions. Check out life in Memphis.

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Relocation and Housing

Memphis and surrounding communities offer a wide variety of options for affordable, convenient and safe housing. Learn more.


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Our vibrant city offers numerous cultural, historical and recreational attractions. Situated on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, Memphis is the metropolitan hub of the five-state area known as the Mid-South. Residents enjoy a relatively low cost of living, the purest water supply in the country, more trees per square mile than any other city, a temperate climate, four distinct seasons and a friendly culture.

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