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Fellowship Opportunities

 

The Department of Anaesthesia currently offers the following:

 

Clinical Fellowship Programme in Anaesthesia

This is a one year full time clinical fellowship programme in anaesthesiology with rotations through the wide variety of subspecialty surgeries that the department is involved in – including emergency and elective general surgery, orthopaedics, obstetrics, paediatric surgery, kidney and liver transplant, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, vascular surgery, ENT, ophthalmology, as well as dental and maxillofacial surgery. This fellowship programme also allows opportunities to be trained in acute pain management, chronic pain management, and intensive care medicine.

Clinical fellows will be trained under the direct supervision of a faculty staff. This fellowship programme is suitable for trained anaesthesiologists who would like to gain more experience in the wide range of anaesthesia subspecialties mentioned above. A monthly allowance will be paid to the clinical fellow.

 

Advance Clinical Fellowship Programme in Anaesthesia

This is a one year full time clinical fellowship programme in anaesthesiology with focus on 2 or 3 of the below anaesthesia subspecialties.

  1. Neuroanaesthesia
  2. Cardiac Anasthesia
  3. Transplant Anaesthesia
  4. Obstetric and Gynaecologic Anaesthesia
  5. Acute and Chronic Pain Management

The fellowship programme is suitable for trained anaesthesiologists who had completed clinical fellowship programme in anaesthesia or intensive care medicine with the National University Hospital. Clinical fellows will be trained under the direct supervision of a faculty staff. A monthly allowance will be paid to the clinical fellow.

 

Clinical Fellowship Programme in Intensive Care Medicine

This is a one year full time clinical fellowship programme in intensive care medicine. The fellowship programme will take place in the surgical intensive care unit and will train the clinical fellow in all aspects of intensive care medicine.

Some of the strengths of this programme include:

  1. Advance mode of ventilation e.g. HFOV, APRV
  2. Use of point of care ultrasound in ICU
  3. Advance airway technique e.g. percutaneous tracheostomy
  4. Liver transplant management
  5. Clinical nutrition for the critically ill incorporating the use of indirect calorimetry
  6. Renal support including CRRT and other dialysis modality
  7. Management of traumatic brain injuries and other neurosurgical conditions
  8. Management of the multi-trauma patient incorporating the use of rotational elastometry in managing hemostasis

Upon completion of the clinical fellowship programme, clinical fellows will be eligible to take the European Diploma of Intensive Care (EDIC) examination organised by the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). Clinical fellows will be working under the direct supervision of accredited Intensive Care Physicians. This fellowship programme is suitable for trained anaesthesiologists who wishes to subspecialise in intensive care medicine. A monthly allowance will be paid to the clinical fellow.  

 

For interested parties, please submit a cover letter and an updated CV (with three referees) to:

Ms Lee Ee Shan at anav3@nus.edu.sg.

Alternatively, you may write or call her at (65) 6772 5705 for more information.

Successful candidates will be notified of the outcome.