Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

Academic Faculty, Erica Mitchell, M.D. and Timothy Liem, M.D. investigate patient scansThe goal of the two-year OHSU Vascular & Endovascular Surgical Fellowship is to provide exceptional training for accomplished surgeons in the specialized field of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. Our curriculum is designed within a framework of systematic training that provides the essential elements of specialty based knowledge, clinical judgment, technical and operative skills and professional skills and behavior, critical for success in either an academic environment or community practice setting. The objective of the program is to train vascular surgeons who will be able to work independently and to the standard of an attending or consultant surgeon.

Fellowship Information

Program Director

Erica L. Mitchell, M.D., M.Ed.

Associate Program Director

Enjae Jung, M.D.

Education Manager


OHSU Department of Surgery
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd.
Mailcode: OP11
Portland, OR 97239

503 494-7145

503 494-4324


Thank you for your interest in the Vascular Surgery Fellowship at OHSU. Alternating one or two vascular fellows are chosen yearly in the match sponsored by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) .
For the 2017 match for fellowship beginning August 1, 2018, we are interviewing for two positions. Any questions should be directed to vascular surgery education manager Lauren Kerr at

Application Instructions

All applicants must register with the NRMP match to be considered. Applications and all supporting material should be entered on the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS) sponsored by the AAMC. ERAS application requirements are as follows:

  1. 3 letters of recommendation
  2. Dean's letter (submitted by Medical Schools)
  3. USMLE transcript
  4. Medical school transcript
  5. Personal statement
  6. Photograph
  7. ABSITE transcripts

An initial review of every applicant will be made upon receipt of a complete application. Qualified candidates will receive an invitation to participate in one of our interview days.

Important Dates

Deadline to Apply: January 31, 2017

Interview dates:

  • Saturday, March 25, 2017
  • Tuesday, March 28, 2017
  • Saturday, April 8, 2017
  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Match Date: May 17, 2017

Fellowship start date: August 1, 2018

We ask all candidates to arrive the evening prior to their interview so that they can meet the current fellows and research residents at an informal dinner event. The interview day will begin with either attendance at one of our conferences followed by a brief overview of the program (Tuesday's) or overview followed by conference (Saturday's). The remainder of the day will include candidate interviews by faculty members, a tour of the facilities and a luncheon with faculty and residents. The day will conclude between 1 and 2 p.m.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact Education Manager Lauren Kerr at (503) 494-7145 or

Learn more about the Division of Vascular Surgery at OHSU