ALLAN MCGAVIN SPORTS MEDICINE CENTRE
UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
Direct Application Enquiries to:
Dr. J. Leith, Fellowship Director
c/o Mrs. Sarah Hewitt
Room 3114, 910 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC CANADA V5Z 1M9
Phone: 604-875-4111 x 66276
Email contact: Sarah.Hewitt@vch.ca
We are now full for 2013 and are accepting applications for 2014
Duration: 1 year (August 1 to July
Deadline: October 31 of year prior to start of fellowship
Stipend: To be discussed with Fellowship Director
Location: University of British Columbia Hospital
Goals and characteristics
This Fellowship offers a high volume clinical exposure to primarily
arthroscopic reconstruction of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hip and Knee. This
preceptor based Fellowship will provide a diverse exposure to the treatment
and care of patients with activity related musculoskeletal injuries.
The Fellow will participate in approximately 800 cases during the year.
In addition to the surgical experience, the Fellowship includes departmental
education and epidemiological research related to musculoskeletal injuries.
The Fellowship is designed to provide a complete experience in Arthroscopic
Academic responsibilities include participation in weekly rounds, resident
seminar series, and teaching for both resident and undergraduate students.
Each fellow will be involved in a research project with the ultimate
goal of publication and presentation at major scientific meetings.
Application for Post Graduate Training