Fellowship Program - Application
Application for the 2020 Fellowship Application will close on the 30 November 2018.
Our fellowship program is for one year. We select four fellows every year. Two fellows begin in March and two begin in September. To apply, please send us an email with the following documents:
1. Curriculum vitae ( with photo attached)
2. A one-page document that answers the following questions:
- Why did you decide to do Hand Surgery?
- Why did you select Singapore?
- What are your plans after the fellowship?
3. Letters of recommendation (at least 2).
We value the opinion of our previous fellows and their letter(s) of recommendation.
We will shortlist the applications based on the above documents. Shortlisted candidates are required to come to Singapore for a personal interview. Typically interviews will be scheduled to coincide with the Annual Meeting of the Singapore Society for Surgery of the Hand (January-February). You will be informed of the date for personal interview upon submission of the required documents.
Please send your application to:
Mr Alvin Chee, Fellowship Coordinator
Dept of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
National University Hospital, NUHS Tower Block,
Level 11, 1E Kent Ridge Road
Tel: +65 6772 5549
Fax: +65 6773 2558
Applications are NOT carried forward to the next year. The selection of fellows is completed one year prior to the start of fellowship. The hospital will assist selected fellows in obtaining temporary medical registration with the Singapore Medical Council (SMC), training employment pass with the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), and help in finding suitable accommodation. For the relevant documents to provide, you may refer to SMC Website.
Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Center