The University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA, has a position open for a 3 years Advanced Clinical and Research Urology Fellowship beginning on July 1st, 2021. Based on the burgeoning need among urologists for training in state-of-the-art advanced urological surgery, the fellowship is uniquely designed to provide advanced clinical surgical training in major adult urological subspecialties: Urological oncology, Endourology and Reconstructive Urology. In addition to open methods for complex urological surgeries, the fellows will be trained in state of the art robotic, laparoscopic and other minimally invasive surgical techniques in each of the subspecialties. The fellow is required to participate in at least one of the three research domains: Outcomes research, Clinical trials, Basic Science Research and demonstrate high level of scholarly productivity. Based on the performance in the first year and preference of the fellow, additional clinical and research training opportunities in one of the subspecialties can be offered for up to two more years.
Candidates with MD degree or equivalent who have completed an ACGME accredited urology residency program or equivalent, with or without independent practice experience and eligible for State of Florida Medical Licensure are encouraged to apply.
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