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Neuro-Oncology Fellowship

Fellowship in Neuro-oncology

Huntsman Cancer Institute

The Neuro-Oncology fellow will learn the principles/basic neurosciences as they relate to neuro-oncology; and earn progressive responsibility for the management of patients with neuro-oncologic illness, including; the evaluation and management of patients requiring medical, surgical, and/or radiation treatment; and consultation service to the medical, surgical, and radiation oncology services.

Howard Colman, MD, PhD

Fellowship Director

Fellowship Information

Not Currently Accepting Applications: We will begin accepting applications for the 2023–2024 fellowship position in late 2022 and will conduct interviews in spring 2023.

Application Process: Download the Neuro-oncology Fellowship Application

Other Details:

  • Salary/Benefits: Please see the UUH GME website for details
  • Accreditation: CAST approved 
  • Program Length: 1 year (with the possibility of a second research year)
  • Location/Campus: Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Start of Program: July 1
  • Number of Fellows per Year: 1

Clinical Lectures & Didactics

There will be clinical lectures held every Wednesday and required lectures held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. There are also a variety of optional conferences held throughout the year that you may choose to go to.

Contact Us

Program Director Howard Colman, MD, PhD Email: Department of Neurosurgery 175 North Medical Drive East Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Assistant Program Director/Curriculum Director Joe Mendez, MD Email: Department of Neurosurgery 175 North Medical Drive East Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Program Administrator Calee Hulet Email: Phone: 801-587-4024 2000 Circle of Hope Salt Lake City, UT 84112



  • 2021-2022 Lisa Arnold, DO (inaugural fellow)