Breast Imaging Fellowship for International Medical Graduates

Breast Imaging Fellowships

Course(s) Offered: Radiology
Course Level: Postgraduate
Provider: University of Toronto
Country to Study in: Canada

Scholarship Description
The combined department of Breast Imaging at Mount Sinai Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital and Women's College Hospital offers a very comprehensive one-year Breast Imaging fellowship.

They offer world class experience with a very large number of clinical cases, leading-edge technology and a comprehensive research program. As a result of their large practice and state of the art technology, they are able to offer their fellows in-depth exposure to all aspects of screening, diagnostic, interventional and research breast imaging experiences.

Their graduates have come from all different continents and have been successful in continuing in either academic or private practices of their choice in different parts of the world.

Fellowship candidates must have completed an accredited Radiology training program and be:
  • Certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Diagnostic Imaging or
  • American Board of Radiology certified/eligible or
  • Certified with equivalent qualifications and
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English.
Proof of these qualifications must be provided by all applicants.

Eligible groups
International students from any nationality in the world

Participating Institutions
University of Toronto, in Ontario Canada (collaborating with the Departments of Breast Imaging at Mount Sinai Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital and Women's College Hospital)

Fields of study
Medicine (Radiology)

Sponsorship duration
One(1) year

Scholarship benefits
As the breast imaging fellow, you will have ample clinical experience and research opportunities

Method of Application
You may download the application form from the Applying for a fellowship page of the official web site. When putting together your application please make sure to include a CV and letter (containing any additional information you feel will be of use in the fellowship selection process) and make arrangements for referees to send letters under separate cover.

If you cannot download the application form you may request one by e-mail (don't forget to include your complete mailing address) or contact the Fellowship Program at the address and telephone number below. Please note that applications for Pediatric Radiology Fellowships must be made directly to The Hospital for Sick Children.

Fellowship Program
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Toronto
263 McCaul Street - 4th Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5T 1W7
Phone: (416) 978-0514
Fax: (416) 978-6915

2015-16 academic year: Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, August 30, 2013.

Please note:
Applications received after the deadline will be held until after the first round of acceptances in December. These applications will be considered for any positions that may remain open at that time

In order to work in an Ontario teaching hospital, fellows must obtain an educational licence, which is also known as a Certificate authorising Postgraduate Education. This licence is issued by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO), and is required before fellows can be involved in any type of patient care. The CPSO will issue educational licences for training periods of up to 36 months duration.

Application Deadline: 30 August 2013
Open to International students: Yes

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