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Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (Amrita Hospital), with campuses in Faridabad and Kochi, India, is recognized as one of the premier hospitals in South Asia. Our commitment to affordable quality care has attracted a dedicated team of highly qualified medical professionals and other healthcare professionals from across the world to provide the highest standards of medical treatment.

Fetal Medicine and Perinatology invites for Fellowship Applications – 2024

Shortlisted Students for Personal Interview

Eligibility

Eligibility

Faridabad
  • MS/DNB OBG (eligible for all courses)
Kochi
  • MD/DNB OBG with one-year Obstetric ultrasound exposure/training; Candidates without such exposure/training may also apply but will be eligible for the 2-year University program only after completing 1 year of training with us.
  • MD/MS/DNB/Diploma (OBG/Radiology) – for 1 year OR 6 months course

 

About Course & Important Dates

Faridabad

Academic Year July 2024 – June 2025 

  • Advanced Fellowship in Fetal Medicine (2 years) – 1 seat
  • Fellowship in Fetal Medicine (1 year) – 2 seats

Academic Year January 2025 – December 2026 

  • Advanced Fellowship in Fetal Medicine (2 years) – 1 seat
  • Fellowship in Fetal Medicine (1 year) – 2 seats

Important Dates

  • Courses Commence on: January 02, July 02 
  • Last Date for Receipt of Application: November 15, May 15

Shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview by last week of November  and Last week of May

About Course

  • Level of the Programme: Post PG with at least 1 year experience of SR ship
  • School(s) under which the Programme is to be offered: Amrita School of Medicine
  • Pattern: Semester

Content of the Programme

Hands on training will be offered, It is expected that by the end of the Training Fellowship expertise is acquired in

  • Nuchal translucency scan including Assessment of the nasal bone ,Assessment of ductus venosus flow ,Assessment of tricuspid flow ,Preeclampsia screening
  • Genetic sonogram (TIFA)
  • Fetal defects (All systems)
  • Fetal echocardiography
  • Fetal Neurosonography
  • Doppler Ultrasound _Decision making in Doppler Abnormalities
  • Cervical assessment
  • Hands on Invasive testing – Amniocentesis and CVS
  • Genetic Counselling
Kochi

Academic Year July 2024 – January 2025

  • Fellowship in Advanced Obstetric Ultrasound and Fetal Echo (1 year) – 1 Seat
  • Fellowship in Obstetric Ultrasound (6 months) – 2 Seats

Important Dates

  • Courses Commence on: July 01, 2024
  • Last Date for Receipt of Application: April 30, 2024

Shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview in the first week of May (tentative).

About Course

  • Level of the Programme: Post Doctral (Post-Doctoral / Doctoral / PG / PG Diploma /Graduate / Diploma / Certificate)
  • School(s) under which the Programme is to be offered:Amrita School of Medicine
  • Pattern: (Semester / Annual / Other) -Semester
  • Content of the Programme: Appx -A (Core / Electives / Optional / Specializations)

Program Structure (Kochi)

Course Highlight
  • Integrated course structure
  • Extensive direct hands on training for each candidate
  • Hands on training in fetal interventions
  • Sessions on dedicated Fetal Echo training included
  • Training schedule incorporates comprehensive and end-to –end fetal and postnatal care
  • Rotational postings in the eight allied specialties related to fetal care
  • Mandatory research publications (Minimum of 2) in indexed journals by the end of the course
Vision

Need – There is need for Training ,with  focus on tertiary level of care for the pregnant women and the fetus, which involves comprehensive, investigative workup of abnormalities as well as appropriate management of confirmed abnormal cases. It also entails follow up of high risk pregnancy.

  • To be able to acquire effective skills to operate ultrasound scan machine.
  • To understand the fetus completely (normal and abnormal development).
  •  To be able reach a reasonable diagnosis after interpreting  findings on a scan .
  • To be able to  integrate  the various modalities of investigation for perinatal diagnosis to appropriately  prognosticate and manage common abnormalities.
  • To be able to liaise with the appropriate departments (Pediatric cardiology/Pediatric nephrology/Pediatric surgery/Genetics) as deemed necessary  by the case and make effective use of the current knowledge and technology available to tailor make appropriate diagnosis and management for each case.
  •  To be able to provide appropriate pre-pregnancy and perinatal advice to prospective parents.
  •  To be able to critically assess available literature and interpret current papers to cater to the needs of the patient and the population.
  •  To be able to integrate oneself and work as a team showing due respect to colleagues and contribute effectively to the team.

Contact

Faridabad

Dr. Reema Bhatt
Phone : 9953011711,  8595903808

E-Mail
reemabhatt@fbd.amrita.edu

Kochi

Interested candidates may send in their CV, with a passport size photograph to

Mrs. Sarita E. N., Course Co-ordinator
Division of Fetal Medicine & Perinatology

E-Mail
perinatology@aims.amrita.edu

International Applicants
international@amrita.edu
acipkochi@aims.amrita.edu

Phone: 0484-6681088, 9496073488 (9am – 5pm only)

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