Call for applications

AOCMF Asia Pacific calls applications to its 2019 Starter Fellowship and Young Surgeon Professional Development programs

20 June 2018

AP Fellowship Program

 

AOCMF Asia Pacific Starter Fellowship Program

The aim of this program is to familiarize fellows with indications, planning, techniques, and pitfalls of osteosynthesis, under guidance of AO experts. This applies to fractures as well as a variety of craniomaxillofacial (CMF) surgical procedures performed around the world by AOCMF surgeons. Program details are:

 

1) Program schedule

- Maximum eight-week fellowship at a recognized AOCMF Fellowship Centers in China, India, South Korea, or Thailand. Please check the centers’ details here.

- Participant is required to attend one AOCMF Management of Facial Trauma Course

 

2) Stipend

- AOCMF pays CHF 500 per week. With this stipend, the fellow should pay the course fee, airfare, visa expense, local accommodation, local transportation and all other personal expenses.  

 

3) Criteria 

- AOCMF membership (online enrollment here)

- Graduation from a training program in one of the CMF specialties

- Working in a country in the Asia Pacific region where AOCMF Management of Facial Trauma (MFT) courses are not regularly conducted (eg, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Maldives, Marshall Island, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam)

 

If you are interested in the AOCMF Asia Pacific Starter Fellowship Program, please download and read the guidelines, and complete the application form:

- Guideline for AOCMF AP Starter Fellowship Program

- Application form for AOCMF AP Starter Fellowship Program


 

AOCMF Asia Pacific Young Surgeon Professional Development Program

This program is developed to provide financial support for young surgeons (senior trainees and less than two years of practice experience) in CMF surgery to participate in the educational activities (eg, lectures, workshops, discussions) in any of the approved AOCMF Fellowship Centers in Asia Pacific. 

 

1) Program Schedule

- Maximum one- to two-week fellowship at one of recognized AOCMF Fellowship Centers in China, India, South Korea or Thailand. Please check centers’ details here.

- Participant is required to attend one AOCMF Management of Facial Trauma Course

 

2) Stipend

- AOCMF pays CHF 500 per week. With this stipend, the fellow should pay the course fee, airfare, visa expense, local accommodation, local transportation and all other personal expenses.  

 

3) Criteria 

- AOCMF membership (online enrollment here)

- Employment by a teaching institution is preferred

 

If you are interested in the AOCMF AP Young Surgeon Professional Development Program, please download and read the guidelines, and complete the application form:

- Guideline for AOCMF AP Young Surgeon Professional Development Program

- Application form for AOCMF AP Young Surgeon Professional Development Program

 

Please note: Your applications must be submitted before August 31, 2018

Please submit the completed documents to: Jenny Cheng

 

For further information, please contact: 

Jenny Cheng

jenny.cheng@aocmf.org /  +852 2581 1795