Fellowship Programs

 

Urogynecology Fellowship Information Night

Friday, December 2, 2022 8:30pm Atlantic/7:30pm Eastern/6:30pm Central/5:30pm Mountain/4:30pm Pacific

Join Zoom Meeting https://cardiff.zoom.us/j/85621666366?pwd=a09HRnBIbk1nNjNpWGtvRVpPNlFPdz09
Meeting ID: 856 2166 6366
Password: 273079

All Obstetrics and Gynecology residents are invited to attend this virtual event to meet fellows from Canadian programs and learn about:

  • Key application details about Canadian Urogynecology Fellowship Programs
  • Overview of each program including most common procedures performed, research and clinical interests, unique experiences, start dates, salary, call requirements, and locum opportunities
  • Fellows will be available to answer your questions

We look forward to meeting you!

CSPM Education Committee
CSPM Fellow Representatives:
Maria Giroux (Urogynecology Fellow at the University of Toronto) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Jena Hall (Urogynecology Fellow at the University of Calgary) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Dalhousie University
Program Director: Anita Smith, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Michelle Pineau, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: https://medicine.dal.ca/departments/department-sites/obstetrics/education/fellowships.html
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every 2 years
Application Deadline: application deadline May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: *see website (Postgrad application form; CV; letter of intent; 3 references; postgrad director letter)

McGill University
Program Director: Dr. Lisa Merovitz, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Admistrative Staff: Dolly Rabbath, Lisa Campbell, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every year
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: Required documents are listed on the following website - https://www.mcgill.ca/pgme/fellowships/admissions,
CV, personal statement, 3 reference letters, MD, evaluations if they are currently registered in a Canadian Medical Residency Program. A specialty Certificate if they have completed the program and a letter of standing from the Program Director.

McMaster University
Program Director: Dr. Ola Malabarey, 905-521-2100 ext. 76252
Administrative Staff: Heather Shiskoski, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every 2 years
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: https://pgme.mcmaster.ca/apply/fellowships-application/

Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University
Queena Chou, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Tel: (519) 646-6343
Administrative Staff: Nicole Filson: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Tel: (519) 685-8500 Ext 56362
Website: https://www.schulich.uwo.ca/obsgyn/education/fellowship_programs/urogynaecology.html
Length of program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every year
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: Candidate Letter, CV, 3 Letters of Reference
Additional Notes: Funding is available although individualized based on situation of the candidate (i.e., self-funded by sponsoring agency or not)

University of Alberta (Edmonton)

Program Director: Dr. Erin Kelly, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Jessica Naidoo, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: https://www.ualberta.ca/obstetrics-gynecology/education-programs/fellowship-and-postdoc-opportunities/female-pelvic-medicine-fellowship/index.html
Length of program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every 2 years
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents required for application: Application Process
Additional notes for applicants: Overview and Funding and Financial Support

University of British Columbia
Program Director: Roxana Geoffrion, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Samantha Rosiczkowski, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: https://obgyn.ubc.ca/education/advanced-training-programs/fpmrs/
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting 1 fellow every 2 years, next start for July 1, 2024
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: Letter of intent, CV, 3 reference letters
Additional Notes: One-month electives in urogynecology at UBC are encouraged prior to application

University of Calgary
Program Director: Dr. Erin Brennand
Administrative Staff: Katiane Ummels, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Accepting fellows every 1 year, with some flexibility available for start dates between July and December
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: CV, 3 Letters of Reference, Letter of Application explaining interest in Urogyne program

Université de Montréal
Program Director: Dr. Marie-Eve Clermont, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Sandra Charland, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 514 890-8000, poste 32593
Website: https://deptobsgyn.umontreal.ca/etudes/stages-de-perfectionnement/urogynecologie-et-chirurgie-de-reconstruction-du-plancher-pelvien/
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every 2 years
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Require: Recommendation Letter, Motivation Letter, Resume

University of Ottawa Hospital
Program Director: Hisham Khalil, BSc, MD, FRCSC, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Erica Moore, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Length of Program: 2 years
Accepting trainees every year
Application Deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents Required: 3 reference letters, letter of intent, CV

University of Toronto Urogynecology fellowship
Mount Sinai Hospital Urogynecology fellowship
Sunnybrook Urogynecology fellowship
Program Directors: Patricia Lee, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; Danny Lovatsis, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Administrative Staff: Maureen, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: http://urogyne.ca/program-descriptions-application/#uoft
Length of program: 2 years
Accepting trainees: Typically, every year for the Joint Fellowship (variable for the Mt Sinai site only or Sunnybrook site only fellowships)
Application deadline: May 30 and decision date June 30 of the year before fellowship start
Documents required for application LOI, CV, 3 references and application form: https://obgyn.utoronto.ca/application-guidelines-and-document-checklist