How to Apply

Residents interested in the Fellowship in REI program please contact:

Krystina Tran
REI Program Assistant
ktran@cw.bc.ca

International Residents

International Residents please note that one of the following qualifications must be met for consideration:

  1. Enrolled in a Canadian or Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited United States residency program in Obstetrics and Gynecology and planning to complete certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)
  2. International Medical Graduates must have received their training through RCPSC Jurisdiction Approved Training and must be eligible for RCPSC certification in obstetrics and gynecology and have received confirmation from the RCPSC that their training is substantially equivalent to Canadian training

For International Residents visit the RCPSC website where you can find out if your training/degree meet Canadian/RCPSC certification.

Applications

Applications for the Fellowship in REI Program are due April 30 for programs starting July 1 of the subsequent year.

Applicants must submit the following:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Written personal statement
  • At least three (3) letters of reference, with at least one from the current residency program director

Selection criteria will be based upon:

  • Confirmation of eligibility requirements
  • Overall performance during obstetrics and gynaecology residency training, based on letters of recommendation from current residency program director, department chair/chief, and other faculty members who are qualified to comment on the applicant’s clinical performance
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Prior research and publication experience, including oral presentations
  • Awards and honors
  • Written personal statement