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WFSA Fellowship Programmes

Fellowships Map August 2016

The WFSA offers Fellowship Training Programmes for young anaesthetists from low income countries around the world. To see a list of fellowships currently open for application, please click here

A suitable applicant should fit the following criteria:

  • Must be fully trained in anaesthesia in home country
  • Must be supported in their application by their own National Society of Anaesthesia
  • Must be supported in their application by Chief of their home department of anaesthesia
  • Must be returning to home country to a recognized post
  • Must be under 40 years of age
  • Should preferably be working in a teaching hospital
  • The courses are intended mainly for young anaesthesiologists from the geographical region near where the course is based.

To enquire about a WFSA fellowship program, please send the following to admin@wfsahq.org :

• Completed WFSA Fellowship Enquiry Form
• Recent copy of your CV 

Fellowships

ASIA
Country Specialty Hospital/ City (Click link for Fellowship info) Programme Head Positions/yr Duration
India Intensive Care Medicine Christian Medical College, Vellore Dr Subramani Kandasamy 2 1 year
India Paediatric Anaesthesia Christian Medical College, Vellore Dr Sajan Philip George 2 6 months
India Regional Anaesthesia Ganga Medical Centre and Hospital, Coimbatore Dr Balavenkat Subramanian 4 6 months
India Pain Management Virinchi Hospitals, Hyderabad Dr Muralidhar Joshi 2 6 months
India Paediatric Anaesthesia Children's Anaesthesia Services, Mumbai Dr Vrushali Ponde 1 6 months
India Cardiac Anaesthesia Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences  Dr Muralidhar Kanchi 2 1 year
Malaysia Obstetric Anaesthesia UMMC, Kuala Lumpur Prof Yoo-Kuen Chan 2 6 months
Singapore Paediatric Anaesthesia KK Hospital, Singapore Dr Josephine Tan 1 1 year
Thailand General Anaesthesia Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok Prof Jariya Lertakyamanee 4 1 year
Thailand Pain Management (with IASP) Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University Prof Wanna Srirojanakul 2 1 year

     

AFRICA
Country Specialty Hospital/ City (Click link for Fellowship info) Programme Head Positions/yr Duration
Egypt Intensive Care Medicine Assiut Dr Mohamed Abdel-Latif 1 - 2 6 months
Egypt Cardiac Anaesthesia /Neuroanaesthesia Cairo University Hospital Dr Aiman Dessouki 1 6 months
Ghana Regional Anaesthesia  Kumasi Dr Antwi-Kusi 1 - 2 3 months
Kenya Paediatric Anaesthesia University of Nairobi Dr Mark Gacii Up to 3 12 months
Nigeria Paediatric Anaesthesia Lagos and Ibadan Prof Ronke Desalu 2 6 months
South Africa Pain Management (with IASP) Cape Town and Johannesburg Dr Milton Raff/ Dr Sean Chetty 2 3 months

     

LATIN AMERICA
Country Specialty Hospital/ City (Click link for Fellowship info) Programme Head Positions/yr Duration
Argentina Pain Management (with CLASA) Buenos Aires Dr Erica Bernich 2 2 months
Brazil Pain Management (with CLASA) Botucatu Dr Fernanda Bono 1 - 2 2 months
Brazil Regional Anaesthesia (with CLASA) Fortaleza  Dr Danielle Dumaresq 2 2 months
Chile Paediatric Anaesthesia The Luis Calvo Mackenna Hospital, Santiago Dr Silvana Cavallieri 2 6 months
Colombia Obstetric Anaesthesia (with Colombian Society, SCARE) Clinica Universitaria Bolivariana, Medellin Dr Mauricio Vasco 1 - 2 3 months
Colombia Pain Management (with IASP) Hospital Universitario Mayor, Bogota Dr John Jairo Hernandez 1 1 year

 

EUROPE
Country Specialty Hospital/ City (Click link for Fellowship info) Programme Head Positions/yr Duration
Israel Cardiac Anaesthesia Rambam Healthcare, Haifa Dr Yeshayahu Katz 2 6 months
Israel Obstetric Anaesthesia Rambam Healthcare, Haifa Dr Yeshayahu Katz 2 6 months
Serbia Paediatric Anaesthesia Belgrade Dr Dusica Simic 2 3 months