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UNC Obstetrics and Gynecology Women’s Reproductive Health Fellowship-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking candidates for the Women’s Reproductive Health Fellowship. The department is committed to developing the next generation of well-trained clinician researchers to advance the health and health care of women across the lifespan. To achieve this goal, the Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in collaboration the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, offers a two-year clinical-research fellowship with the aim to increase the number of academic specialists pursuing successful faculty careers, engaging in clinical care, research, and teaching. As part of the program, fellows obtain formal didactic training, expert mentoring and develop a clear research plan.

Fellows receive training and a Master’s in Clinical Research through the Department of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health. Fellows actively engage in clinical activities, including outpatient care, labor and delivery, in-service gynecology attending, and gynecologic surgery. In addition to clinical and research experience, fellows develop strong leadership skills, enhance their communications abilities, and learn to lead clinical and research teams. Fellows dedicate 50% time to clinical activities and 50% time to research/research training. The fellowship program is housed within the UNC Center for Women’s Health Research and the Division of General Ob/Gyn, and is led by Wanda Nicholson, MD, MPH and John Thorp, MD.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a current CV, three letters of recommendation (including one from your current program director or department chair), and a 1-2 page personal statement describing your career and research objectives and interest in the fellowship to Linda Holst, Fellowship Coordinator at lholst@med.unc.edu. Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2022.

Full fellowship listing: https://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn/generalobgyn/gogfellowship/.

 

Creighton Obstetrics and Gynecology Women’s Imaging Fellowship, Phoenix, Arizona

Established in 2014, this fellowship is designed as a post-residency transition to academic practice, subspecialty fellowship, or private practice for graduating residents in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Combined training is provided through the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Department of Radiology in women’s imaging with ultrasound as the primary modality. Instruction in complementary imaging modalities using computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging is incorporated into the curriculum. The fellowship instructors are all Board-certified, fellowship-trained, academic faculty with an emphasis in women’s imaging and body imaging.

The fellow works part-time performing inpatient and outpatient Ob/Gyn services and resident supervision for the Creighton-Phoenix Ob/Gyn residency program as a member of the faculty. The remaining time is spent on fellowship duties including performance and interpretation of women’s imaging studies. While the focus is primarily on gynecologic ultrasound, there is ample opportunity to incorporate fetal and breast ultrasound based on the fellow’s preference. The fellow can elect for a one or two-year track while earning a Master’s Degree.

For a full description of the fellowship and employment benefits, see our website: https://alliance.creighton.edu/residencies-fellowships/fellowship-programs/womens-imaging.

Applications are open for 2022-23 academic year. Applicants must be Ob/Gyn board eligible, meet hospital credentialing requirements, and able to start by July 15, 2022.

Please submit a short personal statement, current CV, and letter of good standing from your department chair or residency program director. Additional letters of reference may be requested for completion of the application. All application materials and other inquiries may be submitted by email to joelbarkley@creighton.edu.

University of Colorado, OB/GYN Hospitalist Fellowship

The University of Colorado is accepting applications for the OB/Gyn Hospitalist fellowship. The University of Colorado is proud to be among the first in the nation to offer a one-year Fellowship in OB-GYN hospitalist medicine. Our department believes strongly that this is the future of our field and we are excited to be in the forefront of establishing the role of the academic hospitalist. The goal of this program is to train a fellow who will go on to become a leader in academic OB-GYN hospitalist medicine. The fellow will be exposed to a wide variety of clinical situations, as well as to the quality and safety metrics of hospital medicine. The fellow will gain experience in being team lead while mastering the art of teamwork and teaching. Please follow the link for more information on how to apply: https://medschool.cuanschutz.edu/ob-gyn/fellowships/ob-gyn-hospitalist-fellowship.

We are currently accepting applications for a fellow to start July 8, 2022.

  • Application deadline: September 15, 2021
  • Interview: October 6, 2021
  • Notification of placement through SOGH: Week of November 15, 2021

We require:

  • Current CV
  • Cover letter outlining desire to pursue an OB-GYN Hospitalist Fellowship
  • Three letters of reference (must be submitted by interview day)
  • CREOG Score Reports

Please email these items to fellowships.obgyn@ucdenver.edu and state in your email you are applying for OB-GYN Hospitalist Fellowship.

For additional questions please contact Courtney Furstenberg, Fellowship Coordinator, at (303) 724-2034.

University of Utah, Women’s Health Equity Fellowship

The Women’s Health Equity (WHE) Fellowship is designed as a two-year post-residency clinical fellowship, which aims to address health equity for women in low resource settings. WHE Fellows will work and learn in diverse low-resource settings with University partners in Kigali, Rwanda, as well as Fort Defiance, Arizona, through the Indian Health Service (IHS). Fellows will receive training in clinical care, research conduct and interpretation, and cultural, ethical, and health systems concepts related to working in low-resource settings in the U.S., and globally.

By the end of two-year fellowship, trainees will have completed the following: Master of Science in Clinical Innovation (MSCI); Community Based Participatory Research training; Coursework with the Center for American Indian Health; Cultural Competency Certificate Program; and Rwandan Cultural Awareness Training.

The application deadline is May 31, 2021. On June 21st, 2021, letters indicating invitation, no invitation, or wait listing will be sent out to all candidates who submit complete applications. Interviews will be scheduled for early August 2021. A provisional application cycle will be scheduled for September-November of 2021. Interested applicants should visit https://medicine.utah.edu/obgyn/academics-education/fellowship-womens-health-equity/ for more information. If you have any questions regarding the application cycle, please email whefellowship@hsc.utah.edu.

UC Irvine OB/GYN Hospitalist Fellowship Program, Irvine, California

The Hospitalist Fellowship Program is a one year, non-ACGME training program that is geared toward OB-GYNs who are interested in leadership roles in hospital medicine.

The fellowship program provides advanced education in hospital-based obstetrics and gynecology, focused on maximizing patient safety.

This program provides strong clinical, surgical and healthcare systems training in both academic and community hospital settings. High-quality training is given by experienced OB-GYN hospitalist, maternal fetal medicine, gynecologic oncology, family planning and anesthesiology faculty. Fellows are also exposed to national leaders in the specialty at the annual Society of OB-GYN Hospitalists meeting, where fellows can present research projects.

Applicants must have completed an accredited four-year residency training program in obstetrics and gynecology. Graduates of foreign medical schools must have a standard ECFMG certificate and completed postgraduate training in the United States. Fellows will be required to have a California license, in addition to being ABOG board eligible or board certified.

2022-23 Academic Year Timeline: Applications will be accepted starting July 1, 2021. We will continue to accept applications until October 4, 2021. Virtual Interviews will be help on October 8, 2021. Fellowship commencement is July 1, 2022.

To be considered for an interview, please submit a resume and cover letter to kbacca@uci.edu. A full online application will be required in advance of the interview.

Please visit our website for more information:: https://www.obgyn.uci.edu/hospitalist-fellowship.asp.

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California

The Departments of Urology and Obstetrics & Gynecology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA are jointly accepting applications for four, 2-year research fellowship positions in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Training in Urologic and Gynecologic Cancers (PCORT UroGynCan) which begins in July 2022.

The UCLA PCORT UroGynCan is looking for postdoctoral researchers across a broad spectrum of disciplines who are committed to an academic or public health career centered on improving care and conducting outcomes research in urologic/gynecologic oncology. This new mentored training program is specifically designed to prepare outstanding postdoctoral scholars for research careers focused on development and uptake of new scientific discoveries and innovations that improve the design, delivery, and outcomes of reproductive system cancer care at the individual, population, and health care system levels.

Qualified candidates must possess one or more doctoral degrees (MD, MD/PhD, PhD, or DrPH) and are required to be a US citizen or legal permanent resident at the start of the fellowship appointment. Rank and salary commensurate with training and any prior postdoctoral research experience.

To apply please submit your CV, cover letter, short- and long- term career goals and a shortlist of potential faculty mentors to PCORT@mednet.ucla.edu. Please also seek 3 letters of support from faculty or colleagues with whom you have worked to be sent directly to PCORT@mednet.ucla.edu.

Visit our website, https://www.uclahealth.org/urology/pcort, for more information. 

University of Utah, Women’s Health Equity Fellowship

The Women’s Health Equity (WHE) Fellowship is designed as a two-year post-residency clinical fellowship, which aims to address health equity for women in low resource settings. WHE Fellows will work and learn in diverse low-resource settings with University partners in Kigali, Rwanda, as well as Fort Defiance, Arizona, through the Indian Health Service (IHS). Fellows will receive training in clinical care, research conduct and interpretation, and cultural, ethical, and health systems concepts related to working in low-resource settings in the U.S., and globally.

By the end of two-year fellowship, trainees will have completed the following: Master of Science in Clinical Innovation (MSCI); Community Based Participatory Research training; Coursework with the Center for American Indian Health; Cultural Competency Certificate Program; and Rwandan Cultural Awareness Training.

The application deadline is January 4, 2021, with interview dates for select participants in January 2021, and an anticipated start date of July 7, 2021. Interested applicants should visit https://medicine.utah.edu/obgyn/academics-education/fellowship-womens-health-equity/ for more information, or email whefellowship@hsc.utah.edu.

UNC Obstetrics and Gynecology Women’s Reproductive Health Fellowship-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking candidates for the Women’s Reproductive Health Fellowship. The department is committed to developing the next generation of well-trained clinician researchers in order to advance the health and health care of women across the lifespan. To achieve this goal, the Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in collaboration the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, offers a 2-year clinical-research fellowship with the aim to increase the number of academic specialists pursuing successful faculty careers, engaging in clinical care, research and teaching. As part of the program, fellows obtain formal didactic training, expert mentoring and develop a clear research plan.

Fellows receive training and a Master’s in Clinical Research through the Department of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health. Fellows actively engage in clinical activities, including outpatient care, labor and delivery, in-service gynecology attending and gynecologic surgery. In addition to clinical and research experience, fellows develop strong leadership skills, enhance their communications abilities and learn to lead clinical and research teams. Fellows dedicate 50% time to clinical activities and 50% time to research/research training. The fellowship program is housed within the UNC Center for Women’s Health Research and the Division of General Ob/Gyn, and is led by Wanda Nicholson, MD MPH and John Thorp, MD.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a current CV, three letters of recommendation (including one from your current program director or department chair) and a 1-2 page personal statement describing your career and research objectives and interest in the fellowship to Linda Holst, Fellowship Coordinator at lhost@med.unc.edu. Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2021.

UAB Global Women’s Reproductive Health Fellowship – Birmingham, Alabama

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is seeking applicants with Ob/Gyn background with co-sponsorship by the UAB OBGYN department although future fellows may have background training in Ob/Gyn, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Public Health.

The goal of the global women’s reproductive health 2-year fellowship is to provide high quality patient care, high impact research, and world class educational opportunities for health care providers interested in women’s reproductive and children’s health in low resource settings worldwide. Potential sites include but are not limited to Cameroon, Kenya, South Africa and Zambia or selected rural Alabama locations. Focus areas include obstetrics, gynecology, contraception/family planning, infections, newborn/infant health and reproductive cancers.

The fellowship program will be housed within the UAB Center for Women’s Reproductive Health (CWRH), a university-wide interdisciplinary research center and is led by Alan T.N. Tita, MD, MPH, PhD, Professor and Director, CWRH.

Additional information on the fellowship can be obtained by contacting the Program Coordinator at kselman@uabmc.edu . Interested applicants are asked to submit a current CV, three letters of recommendation (including one from your current program director or department chair) and a one-page personal statement describing your research interests and how they relate to global women’s reproductive health including long term career goals directly to Kathy Selman, Program Coordinator at kselman@uabmc.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Department of Women’s Health at Dell Medical School – Austin, Texas

The Department of Women’s Health at Dell Medical School is currently accepting applications for our new, ACGME-approved fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM). Led by George Macones, MD, fellows will train with board-certified national leaders in MFM and MFM research. Our goal is to provide advanced training to the physician-scientist in the medical, surgical, obstetrical, fetal, and genetic complications of pregnancy. Upon completion of our three-year program, graduates will be prepared for independent practice and to deliver the highest-quality, value-based, patient-centered care as leaders in their field. Training will occur in Austin, Texas beginning on July 1, 2021 at our affiliated hospital and clinical sites. Applicants must be graduates of or in the process of completing a four-year ACGME-accredited residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and available to start on July 1, 2021. Applications will be accepted only through ERAS until June 1, 2020. Candidates will receive updates on their application status by June 15th and interviews will occur in late July/early August 2020. All candidates must be registered with the NRMP. For more information, please contact Tracey Walker, fellowship program coordinator, at tracey.walker@ascension.org.

Southside Hospital, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra Northwell

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southside Hospital, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra Northwell will be recruiting applicants for our Hospitalist Program for the 2021-2022 academic year.  Today, most medical resources are spent in acute hospital settings. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists support the model of care by OB/GYN hospitalists and suggested that this model of care will result in physician and patient satisfaction and at the same time provide effective and safe patient care. The goal of the OB/GYN hospitalist fellowship program curriculum at Northwell Southside Hospital is to provide fellows with the experience, knowledge, and skills necessary to practice as OB/GYN hospitalists. Southside Hospital is part of the Northwell Health system and is a tertiary referral center for Eastern Long Island located in Bay Shore, New York approximately 60 miles east of New York City. Application enrollment will begin July 1, 2020, with the 1st deadline of September 28, 2020.  For more information please visit: https://professionals.northwell.edu/continuing-professional-education/fellowship-obgyn-hospitalist-program-southside. Please address inquiries to Hospitalist Fellowship Program Director, Dr. Ashley Schiliro at ASchiliro1@Northwell.edu and Program Coordinator Ms. Cathy Barnes as CBarnes@Northwell.edu.

WellSpan GYN Oncology – York Pennsylvania

WellSpan GYN Oncology–York Pennsylvania. GYN. Oncology fellowship which is institutionally sponsored. It is an ACGME accredited post-graduate training program. (MUST BE ABLE TO START NO LATER THAN JULY 1, 2020) Experience Required: OB GYN Post Accredited Residency Training Positions: Our program sits between Harrisburg, PA and Baltimore, MD. WellSpan Health is a leading integrated healthcare system in South Central Pennsylvania. With several teaching hospitals - including WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital, WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital, WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital, and WellSpan York Hospital - and over 19,000 employees, WellSpan provides a robust learning environment for medical and dental students, residents and fellows. WellSpan features over 170 patient care locations, eight respected hospitals, and a Level One Regional Resource Trauma Center. WellSpan hospitals are affiliated with several regional medical schools, including affiliations with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine.The Gynecologic Oncology fellowship focuses on the study and treatment of malignancies arising in the female reproductive tract – ovary, endometrium, cervix, vulva, and vagina. Applicants must have completed a residency in Obstetrics/Gynecology. There are three Gynecologic Oncology fellows which actively participate in resident and medical student education. They are involved in multiple research projects with protected time. Please submit the following documents to the contacts below: Current CV, two current reference letters from your current program director and OB/GYN faculty, USMLE Steps 1 2 3, CREOG scores and research/publications. Applicants must be able to obtain a fully licensed Pennsylvania Board of Medicine License and meet WellSpan Health Systems employment requirements. Contacts: Mark Miller D.O. , Wellspan Health , Division Director and Director of Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship , mmiller21@wellspan.org and Kathy Yale , Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program Coordinator kyale@wellspan.org. Application Deadline: 3/27/20 with expected interview in April, 2020 

University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) is currently accepting applications for our Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) Fellowship beginning July 1, 2020. Our MFM Fellowship Training Program has a rich history of excellence, over 30 years, in discovering and training prominent leaders in our subspecialty. Our program is certified by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), approved by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG), and combines exceptional clinical training in high-risk obstetrics with a wide array of opportunities in basic science, clinical and translational research. Clinical and research training is at the core of our mission. Our medical and research educators have outstanding experience in management of high-risk pregnancy, ultrasound, and prenatal diagnostic invasive procedures (amniocentesis, CVS, cordocentesis). State of the art methodologies, including high throughput molecular technologies such as genomics and transcriptomics, are frequently used to test and provide answers to novel research hypotheses. The program offers research and CME funding as well as internal moonlighting opportunities. Our vision incorporates a highly collaborative environment that is ideal for fostering and enhancing the clinical and research interests of our fellows. The UIC Fellowship Training Program is highly competitive and attracts outstanding and accomplished applicants. Completion of or current enrollment in an ACGME-accredited Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program is required. We are looking forward to receiving your application.The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Address inquiries to: Catalin S. Buhimschi (Fellowship Program Director) at csb01@uic.edu, and Perry Clark (Fellowship Program Coordinator) at pclark5@uic.edu

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) is currently accepting applications for our Global Women’s Health Fellowship beginning July 1, 2020. The fellowship is intended to train OB/GYN’s to provide high quality patient care to women world-wide along with research that informs clinical practices in a global setting. Fellows will be primarily based in Malawi. Applicants must have successfully completed an approved US ACGME OB/GYN residency by June 2019, be in good academic standing, and have passed USMLE Steps 1, 2, and 3. Application requirements should include three letters of recommendation including one from your residency program director, a current CV, copy of medical school diploma, personal statement of career goals, with discussion of how you plan to use this training, USMLE transcript that includes all step scores, CREOG transcripts, and a copy of ACGME OPLOG Report or surgical experience log for all years of residency to date. Please have all letters of recommendation sent directly from the writers to maintain confidentiality. All application material should be directed to Angela Fielder at fielder@bcm.edu by June 30th, 2019.

The UNC Global Women's Health Fellowship

This unique opportunity provides early career training in global women's health research. Our fellowship leverages the strengths of the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine, the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, and three established institutions in southern Africa. 

Our fellows spend 24 months at one of our affiliated sites: the University of Zambia Teaching Hospital (Lusaka, Zambia), UNC Project–Malawi (Lilongwe, Malawi), or the University of Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa). All are academically vibrant, with three-part missions of clinical research, service delivery, and training. Our Division of Global Women's Health holds a robust portfolio of independently funded projects. Each site has established research teams in the field—including full-time UNC faculty and collaborating investigators—to provide administrative support and mentorship. 

Our program emphasizes the training of Ob-Gyn physicians; however, we will also consider applications from PhD postdoctoral fellows and other medical doctors with aligned research interests. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Stipends are based on NIH system for postgraduate trainees. Applicants must be willing to relocate to either Lusaka, Lilongwe, or Johannesburg.

Interested candidates are asked to submit the following information to be considered: (1) a current biosketch in NIH format, (2) three letters of recommendation, including one from your current program director or department chair, and (3) a one-page personal statement describing your research interests and how they relate to global women's health. Personal statements should summarize prior experience in public health and research, desired training, and long-term career goals (including how this fellowship will help you to fulfill them).

Our deadline for the 2021-2022 academic year is September 4, 2020. Application materials should be sent to Allison Gottwalt at allison_gottwalt@med.unc.edu

The full announcement is at: https://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn/gwh/our-training-programs/global-womens-health-fellowship/fellowship-application/

More information about the program, including past and current fellows, can be found at: https://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn/gwh/our-training-programs/global-womens-health-fellowship/