Application Procedure:

The application should be submitted to Ms. Stephanie Yee, administrative assistant, via email prior to the deadline (see ‘Fellowship Application Timeline’ below): Your application should include:

  1. A personal statement.
    Structure your personal statement to include:
    a) intended start date
    b) your reasons for selecting an obstetric anesthesia fellowship and our program
    c) your current position (include the level of training; if consultant, years of practice), and
    d) your future career plans.
  2. Your most recent CV.
    At the end of your CV, please include:
    a) names, and
    b) email addresses of 3 referees who we could contact directly for letters of recommendation when requested. Note: if you are currently in a training program (i.e. residency or fellowship), one of the referees must be from your Program Director.
  3. A digital photograph.
    Please attach a recent digital photograph along with your application submission.


Fellowship Application Timeline (for July 2023 start) :

We have been experiencing some administrative delays due to COVID-19. Therefore, we encourage all interested applicants to submit their applications as early as possible.

We aim to notify successful applicants at least 12-15 months prior to the start of their fellowship.
The deadline to submit applications for the 2023-2024 (July 2023 start) cycle is January 6th 2022

Anthony Chau, MD FRCPC MMSc
Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship Director
Department of Anesthesia
BC Women’s Hospital