The IUGA-sponsored fellowships allow for increased dissemination of urogynecological knowledge by funding travel and living expenses for a trainee to visit a renowned Urogynecology Center and perform a fellowship as well as formulate and complete a research study.
Please note the 2015 grant cycle is currently suspended.
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The purpose of the IUGA-sponsored International Fellowship grant award is to allow for increased dissemination of urogynecological knowledge by funding travel and living expenses for a fellow to visit a renowned Urogynecology Center and perform a clinical fellowship for one year. In addition, the fellow is responsible for formulating a research study according to the research interests and local situation of the host site, which should be presented at the IUGA Annual Meeting and the manuscript published in the International Urogynecology Journal.
- 2014 International Fellowship Grant ($30,000.00)
Debjyoti Karmakar from New Delhi, India – Hosted by Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Fattah, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
- 2013 International Fellowship Grant ($30,000.00)
Andrea Santiago from the Philippines – Hosted by Dr. S. Abba Shobeiri, Oklahoma, USA
- 2011 International Fellowship Grant
Aparna Hegde (India) - Hosted by Willy Davila, M.D.
- 2010 International Fellowship Grant
Kiran Ashok (Bangalore, India) - Hosted by Eckhard Petri, M.D. - VIEW REPORT
2009 International Fellowship Grants
Boris Gabriel (Freiburg, Germany) - Hosted by Michel Cosson, M.D. - VIEW REPORT
Beatriz Arias (Bogota, Colombia) - Hosted by G. Willy Davila, M.D. - VIEW REPORT
2008 International Fellowship Grants
Nuzhat Faruqui (Karachi, Pakistan)- Hosted by Gamal Ghoniem, MD
Zeelha Abdool (Pretoria, South Africa)- Hosted by Ranee Thakar, MD - VIEW REPORT
IUGA UROGYNECOLOGY TRAINING GUIDEliNES
The IUGA Educational Committee has published guidelines for training of medical students, residents and subspecialty training in urogynecology.
IUGA Urogynecology Training Guidelines
Fellowship Training Directory