Obstetrics & Gynecology

Fellowships & Postdoctoral Opportunities

Our department currently offers a two-year fellowship in Urogynecology. We encourage students to explore external fellowship opportunities through external professional obstetrical and gynecological associations.

For other opportunities including teaching, research and observerships, see Career & Training Opportunities.


Postdoctoral Mentorship

Faculty members in our Division of Reproductive Sciences have mentored numerous post-doctoral fellows who have continued in their medical and research careers.

Please see the Career & Training Opportunities for information about current research opportunities in our department. You may also consult the Academic Faculty listing to learn more about our research programs.


Urogynecology Wellness Program Fellowship

Application Information

The July 2015 competition is now closed. We will begin accepting new applications for the 2017-2018 Fellowship on June 1st, 2016. 

About the Fellowship

The Division of Urogynecology in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Alberta offers a two-year Urogynecology Wellness Program Fellowship. The broad educational objective of this fellowship is to train academic urogynecology reconstructive pelvic surgeons who will play a role in advancing the subspecialty of urogynecology.

Fellows will learn to care for women with complex tertiary-care urogynecology disorders. In addition, fellows will have opportunities to advance skills in medical education and research related to urogynecology. Fellows will function as junior faculty, and will be integrated into the teaching and research programs of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Preference will be given to graduates of Canadian medical programs who intend to pursue and are eligible for an academic position in a tertiary centre in Canada. For more information please contact the fellowship director, Dr. Cathy Flood.


External Fellowship Opportunities