Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship Highlights

INTERVENTIONAL PULMONOLOGY FELLOWSHIP HIGHLIGHTS
Duration: 1 year
Course Directored By
Dr. Arvind Perathur

MD, AB (Pulm & Crit.), FCCP (USA)
Founder of ABIP & Chief of Interventional Pulmonology unit
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India

Dr. Tinku Joseph

MD, DM (Pulm & Crit.), FCCP (USA),
Fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology Founder of ABIP & Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
Kochi, Kerala, India

CONTENT : Chest USG, Basic Bronchoscopy, Endobronchial Ultrasound, Endobronchial Interventions
(Rigid Bronchoscopy & associated interventions) and Pleural interventions

CANDIDATES

  • DM Pulmonary Medicine*
  • MD/DNB Respiratory Medicine with 2 year post MD experience
  • Post MD/DNB Respiratory Medicine with commitment to serve for 1-2 years post training at Department of Pulmonary Medicine as Senior Resident/Assistant Professor
  • Ongoing evaluation of skills and tailoring the program to the candidates needs
  • Medical registration with medical council of India

*DM candidates will be exempt from additional years of training but will be evaluated as every other candidate. We will have a robust feedback system and find solutions for issues that may arise from time to time.
This is a certificate course run by the Department of Pulmonary Medicine under the auspices of Amrita Hospitals - Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and the faculties at the Department of Pulmonary Medicine/Interventional Pulmonology will have the final say in graduating the fellows and awarding the certificate.


OPTIONAL

The candidate may choose to do an international rotation up to 2 months post 1 year fellowship at Beth Israel Deconess Boston (Harvard), University of Utah or Serdang Hospital in Malaysia. The Department of Pulmonary Medicine will support this by making arrangements with corresponding faculty at the institution of choice. Cost of travel and stay will be borne by the candidate.


HOW TO APPLY

Registration form Rs 100/-. Application dead line will be Nov 30th 2018 for intake starting Jan 2019. The application form will be reviewed by a committee and a decision will be made by the 15th of December 2018. Please see attached registration form. International candidates will need to get a temporary registration with the Medical Council of India.


For further information please contact

Amrita Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
Interventional Pulmonology Unit
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
Cochin, Kerala, India
Email: abipamrita@gmail.com
What’s App: +917034564871