Alameda Health System, Women’s Reproductive Health Equity Fellowship (WRHEF) – Oakland, California
Alameda Health System, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, is currently accepting applications for our Women’s Reproductive Health Equity Fellowship beginning in August 2022. The Women’s Reproductive Health Equity Fellowship (WRHEF) at Alameda Health System (AHS) began in the Fall of 2019 as the first fellowship of its kind. Primarily based at Highland Hospital—a 236-bed regional adult Level I trauma center and teaching hospital that serves a diverse population in Oakland, California—our unique program allows fellows to participate in integrated research and clinical environments.
This two-year clinical-research fellowship aims to teach clinicians methods and principles relevant to designing health interventions and advancing women’s health equity in order to improve health outcomes and contribute to solutions aimed to eliminate healthcare disparities. Through mentored research, academic training, and clinical work, the fellowship aims to train the next generation of leaders in women’s health equity and reproductive justice.
Fellows receive a certificate in implementation science from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), as well as training in correctional healthcare, cultural humility, and community-based participatory research. Fellows work directly with faculty to conduct qualitative and quantitative patient-centered research, participate in academic conferences, and work as an Attending in outpatient and inpatient settings.
Fellows must have successfully completed an ob-gyn residency prior to consideration, and have an active California medical license to begin the fellowship. Fourth year residents in good standing at their respective residency programs are encouraged to apply. Fellows must have a demonstrated interest in women’s reproductive health equity.
Application requirements include a statement of commitment, curriculum vitae, and at two letters of recommendation from established leaders in women’s health equity. A completed application (please send all requirement together entitled “WRH Equity Fellowship Application) should be sent to the Fellowship Director, Dr. Kerry- Ann Kelly at email@example.com.
Applications are due November 1, 2021, with interviews offered December 2021. Decisions will be announced no later than January 2022 with a tentative Fellowship start date of August 2022. For more information visit http://www.alamedahealthsystem.org/family-birthing-center/womens-reproductive-health-equity-fellowship/.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org . 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 email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Beaumont Health-Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery – Wayne, MI
Beaumont Health-Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (OBGYN) is now accredited by the ACGME. This is a three-year fellowship program. Our program is based in Wayne, MI, with rotations in Dearborn and Troy.
Dr. Salil Khandwala, the Program Director, has extensive experience in FPMRS and was part of the first group of physicians to become board certified in this field. He is involved in several state of the art surgical procedures for prolapse and incontinence. The fellowship allows extensive clinical, research, and teaching opportunities. Our program provides comprehensive exposure to urogynecologic, colorectal, and urology issues with the focus being on innovation and outcomes improvement. The clinical practice is very busy and allows the fellow to work in a high volume setting. There is tremendous emphasis placed on clinical research, and fellows are provided ample time to complete prospective studies. Research is a primary focus of our program, and Dr. Khandwala prepares his fellows to become leaders and innovators of FPMRS.
We have one open position for July 2021. Interested candidates must apply through ERAS and register in the NRMP match. NRMP Program Code# 1978221F0. Program inquiries should be directed to our Program Manager, Shelly Wisnowski, at Shelly.Wisnowski@beaumont.edu or (947) 522-3088. Please visit our website to learn more.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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. 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 , email@example.com and Kathy Yale , Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.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 email@example.com, and Perry Clark (Fellowship Program Coordinator) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com by June 30th, 2019.
Inova Fairfax Medical Campus – Falls Church, VA
Inova Fairfax Medical Campus – Falls Church, VA. Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinical-Research Fellow Positions. MFM 1 or 2 year institutionally-sponsored. It is a non-accredited post graduate training program. (MUST BE ABLE TO START NO LATER THAN JULY 1, 2020) Experience Required: OBGYN Post Accredited Residency Training Positions: 1-2. Our MFM Division has 6 MFM specialists, a nurse practitioner and genetics counselor in our expansive Antenatal Testing Center, Falls Church VA (approx.. 10 miles from Washington DC). IFH is a licensed 900-bed JCAHO accredited facility, tertiary healthcare institution with a UVA SOM campus and our OBGYN residency program at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. The MFM fellowship curriculum involves caring for high risk obstetrical patients with consultation, prenatal diagnosis, fetal therapy, ultrasound training and research opportunities. Fellows actively participate in resident and medical student education. There is ample time for research. Please submit the following documents to the contacts below: current CV, two current reference letters from your current program director and OBGYN faculty, USMLE Steps 1 2 3 and CREOG scores and research/publications. Applicants must be able to obtain a fully licensed Virginia Board of Medicine License and meet Inova Health System employment requirements. Contacts: Alfred N. Khoury MD, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, Vice Chair OB, MFM Fellowship Director, MFM Division Chief firstname.lastname@example.org and Salome Boatemaa, MHA, Fellowship Program Manager email@example.com or fax to 703-776-6078.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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/