Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program

Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RCPI) is the main teaching facility for the gynecologic oncology fellowship program. The fellowship is a four-year accredited program. The fellow spends the first two years performing basic science research projects within RPCI. The last two years are devoted to clinical and surgical practice.

During the two clinical years, the fellow develops clinical and surgical expertise necessary for the management and treatment of patients with gynecologic malignancies. The fellow shall develop acumen in administrating appropriate chemotherapeutic agents for gynecologic malignancies. There are close collaborations with the radiation oncologists, gynecologic pathologists, surgical oncologists, and urologists to further the clinical experience of the fellows.

There are scheduled educational conferences and seminars. The fellows actively participate in ongoing clinical research projects and present at national meetings.

Please contact Dr. Shashikant Lele at 716.845.3497 or

Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Kaleida Health System, in a joint program with the University at Buffalo, is offering a two-year fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery under the directorship of Pankaj K. Singhal, MD, MS, FACOG. This program incorporates a high volume of a variety of minimally invasive procedures using laparoscopic, hysteroscopic, vaginal and robotic approaches under the direct supervision of the program director and other members of the faculty. These faculty members are active surgeons and include other general gynecologists, gynecologic oncologists, urogynecologists, and colorectal surgeons. These surgeons are very active in their specialties with a considerable variety of cases providing the fellow with a broad experience.

The unique presence of an established collaboration with a research mentor at the University at Buffalo provides ample opportunities for fellow research productivity early in the program. The fellow will be able to be incorporated into ongoing projects and contribute to the present team and find a niche.

Please contact Pankaj Singal, MD, MS, FACOG, FMIGS Director at for more information.