|Cleveland Clinic, Department of Plastic Surgery is offering a second, one year fellowship position in Microsurgery and Breast Reconstruction based at its Main Campus in Cleveland, OH for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Fellows will gain significant experience in microvascular reconstruction with particular emphasis on reconstructive breast procedures. The fellow will develop expertise in soft tissue and bony reconstruction in the head and neck, trunk and extremity. A high volume and breadth of complex oncologic and traumatic presentations will be encountered. Additional training in microsurgical and supermicrosurgical treatments for lymphedema will be acquired. The fellow will have an opportunity to participate in the care of vascularized composite tissue allotransplant patients.
Access to the Cleveland Clinic microsurgery skills training lab and fresh cadaver lab is available. Fellows will participate in research, resident teaching and departmental educational conferences.
Applicants will have completed an accredited plastic surgery training program in US or Canada and must be eligible for licensure in Ohio. Outstanding International applicants with current USMLE and ECFMG certification and who qualify for Ohio state licensure are also welcomed.
Qualified applicants should send a CV, cover letter, in-service exam scores, and 2 letters of recommendation