The division of Pediatric Urology at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, offers a two-year fellowship, (ACGME-accredited program) in Pediatric Urology. The program has been accredited since 2009 for five-year.
The division provides consultation and surgery to pediatric and adolescent patients with disorders of genital tract and urinary system. The Fellowship affords the opportunity for the Fellows to gain experience in the major areas of Pediatric Urology through to diverse clinical opportunities and didactic conferences at the Hospital.
The training is conducted primarily at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, and a supplemental surgery experience takes place at Jackson Memorial Hospital and Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Fellows will have the opportunity to teach and supervise PGY-2 and PGY-4 Urology Residents from Jackson Memorial Hospital rotating at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, for their Pediatric Urology required rotations.
The clinical year consists of a combination of operative, inpatient and outpatient experience and educational conferences in Pediatric Urology (ACGME accredited year).
Is structured to serve as a transitional year to becoming an attending physician. Also days of the week are spent designing, conducting and publishing clinical research projects. (Research Year). This research Year allows candidates to meet the requirements for eligibility for Pediatric Urology Board Certification.
How to Apply
Applications should be submitted with the following documents:
Curriculum Vitae (must include months and years).
Three (3) letters of recommendation (one written by the Director of Residency Program).
For questions or information, contact:
Rafael Gosalbez, MD
Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital
3200 SW 60th Court, Suite 104
Miami, Florida 33155
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