UCLA Robotics/Minimally Invasive Fellowship

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UCLAMISFELLOWSHIP
UCLA Robotics/Minimally Invasive Fellowship

We will be offering a 1-year fellowship in Robotic and Laparoscopic surgery, beginning in academic year 2013. The successful applicant will have demonstrated a commitment to academics, research, and teaching. The anticipated surgical volume will be 6-8 major laparoscopic/robotic cases a week, including laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, LESS approaches, transperitoneal and extraperitoneal robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy and partial nephrectomy, pyeloplasty, as well as challenging open surgeries under the direction of Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH, Director of Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery. UCLA currently has a dual console da Vinci Si system at Santa Monica and Westwood/Ronald Reagan hospitals and the West LA VA hospital. Additionally, Ronald Reagan/Westwood has a da Vinci S system as well. The fellow will also be expected to coordinate research efforts with collaborators in CASIT, http://casit.ucla.edu/. Finally, the fellow will work closely with the SUO fellows and Dr. Arie Belldegrun and be expected to instruct resident housestaff.Please send inquiries to jchu@mednet.ucla.edu.Application materials include a cover letter, CV, and 3 letters of recommendation. For more information, please see:http://urology.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=61http://www.uclahealth.org/body.cfm?id=479&action=detail&ref=123227

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