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The F. J. Montz Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program

The Johns Hopkins F.J. Montz Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology is a three-year program with one to two fellowship positions available each year. Our goal is to train world-class abdominal-pelvic surgeons, clinicians who are well-versed in medical oncology, palliative care and oncofertility for women with gynecologic malignancies, and the future academic leaders of our field.

Our fellowship is in excellent standing, with continuing accreditation received by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). To learn more about this fellowship, please see the drop down list under the Gynecologic Oncology fellowship tab on the left-hand side of this page. Thank you for your interest in our program.

Inside the Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program

James Stuart Ferriss, director of the F.J. Montz Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, describes our fellowship, a three-year program with one to two fellowship positions per year. As one of the strongest #GynecologicOncology programs in the country, we offer our fellows the opportunity to become well-versed in the spectrum of gynecologic oncology care by working in the lab, at the bedside and within the operating room.

Application Information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are adjusting our interview process to better accommodate our applicants.

Application Deadline

The application deadline will be Monday, April 4, 2022. If you wish to apply to our fellowship program, please apply through ERAS at: Please include the following letters of recommendation with your application:

  • Residency Program Director
  • Director of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Gynecologic Oncologist (or other surgeon) that you have worked with
  • A fourth letter of recommendation from an individual of your choice or the evaluation letter from an external Gynecologic Oncology rotation (ex. MSKCC, MD Anderson, Etc.)

Please note the letters must be submitted via ERAS (to be included with your application). The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) offers a standardized letter of evaluation form. You may use this form for one of your letters. Note: you only need to submit one standardized letter.

Once your ERAS application is submitted, please email one combined PDF document to include all your CREOG scores to the Fellowship Program Coordinator for Oncology and MFM: Sarah Meyers at


We will send invitations to select applicants for interviews on Monday, April 25, 2022. We will only offer one invitation for each interview slot we have; thus, we will maintain a waiting list of highly qualified applicants. We ask that anyone who accepts an interview please notify us promptly if their plans change so that we can offer their spot to another applicant.

All interview will be conducted via live video link. There will be no in-person events planned in Baltimore. Additional information will be shared as we get closer to our interview day.

If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Phone: 410-955-8496

Program Leadership

James Stuart Ferriss, M.D.
Fellowship Program Director

Kimberly Levinson, M.D.
Associate Program Director

Sarah Meyers
Fellowship Program Coordinator for Oncology and MFM
Phone: 410-955-8496