Fellowship in Functional & Reconstructive Urology
Offered by Vesia - Alberta Bladder Centre and the Southern Alberta Institute of Urology, Section of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Calgary
Available to qualified applicants beginning 1 July 2022.
This is a one-year clinical fellowship. Upon completion, the fellow will be proficient in assessing and managing simple and complex presentations of incontinence, voiding dysfunction (neurogenic and non-neurogenic), pelvic organ prolapse, male stricture disease, female urologic conditions, and pelvic pain.
Time will be spent in the clinic, urodynamics lab, cystoscopy suite and operating room. Technical skills will include performing and interpreting urodynamic studies (video and non-video), botulinum toxin injection, implantation of prosthetics, pelvic organ prolapse repairs (vaginal and laparoscopic approaches, including hysterectomy), other vaginal surgery (fistula repair, diverticulum excision, removal of vaginal mesh), urethral reconstruction, numerous surgical approaches to incontinence, cystectomy including continent and incontinent urinary diversion.
Completion and publication of clinical research projects is supported and expected.