How to Apply

Residents interested in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Subspecialty Residency Program (Fellowship), please contact:

Chriselle Serna
Senior Program Assistant
chriselle.serna@cw.bc.ca

Application Deadline

May 27, 2022 (for July 2023 admission)

Please note that interviews will likely be held in July 2022. Invitations will be sent in the first week of June 2022.

Application Procedure

Please contact Chriselle Serna, chriselle.serna@cw.bc.ca, for the application form.

The following documents are required:

1. Completed application form

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. High quality scan of: medical degree, specialist certificate*
*For applicants in their final year of training, please submit a letter from your Program Director that confirms your enrollment in the training program, and expected date of certification.

4. Personal statement: Maximum one typed page indicating your interest in this subspecialty, goals and objectives, including career plans.

5. Three (3) letters of reference
Must include letter from current Program Director.
Please instruct your referees to submit letters of reference directly to MFM Fellowship.

Canadian Applicants

Canadian applicants must have completed their Obstetrics and Gynecology training through a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) accredited program and be eligible to sit the RCPSC examinations in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

International Applicants

Please Note:  We will know by the end of October 2021 whether a position is available for a 2022 start date.

International applicants, please note that the following qualifications must be met for consideration:

  1. Enrolled in an ACGME accredited United States residency program in Obstetrics and Gynecology and planning to complete certification with the RCPSC.
  2. International medical graduates must have their training approved by the RCPSC and be eligible to sit the RCPSC examinations in Obstetrics and Gynecology, with confirmation from the RCPSC to that effect.
  3. Met the required scores set by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia for English Proficiency.
  4. International applicants can be accepted only when they are endorsed by a sponsoring agency that has entered into a postgraduate training agreement with UBC. Charitable foundations, private corporations or self-funding are not considered acceptable sources of funding.

Resident Selection Policy

Applicants will be assessed and ranked according to the process and criteria in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Subspecialty Resident Selection Policy.