I About The ProgrammeII Assessment and EvaluationIII Target Audience and Eligibility RequirementsIV Other Information
I About The Programme
Name of Programme
Paediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship
The KKH Otolaryngology Department sees a wide variety of paediatric cases, from Singapore and the region. Both observership and hands-on programmes are available. The type and duration of the programme can be tailored to suit the needs and skills of the applicant. Relevant certification is required for hands-on fellowships.
Fellows will be under the supervision of the attending consultant throughout the programme. They will work alongside the team of trainees in the clinics and operating theatres.
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Aim of Programme
Exposure to a variety of paediatric otolaryngology cases, including paediatric airway, otology, voice and head and neck. Participate in the management of such patients and gain confidence in operative techniques.
Duration of Programme
Number of Training Places
1-2 Fellows per 6- to 12-month period
After completing the programme, Fellows will be able to:
These serve as a general guide and depend on proficiency of the learner.
Fellows need to attend the following:
Past and Present Fellows
Dr Hamdoon Al Naamani from Oman was attached to the department from June 2010 to June 2011.
Dr Ricardo Ramirez from St Luke’s Hospital, Philippines, was attached to the department from June 2011 to January 2012. Dr Ricardo is now a Consultant in St. Luke's Medical Center Quezon City.
Dr Jean Roschelle Meneses Alonso joined the department from May 2016 to May 2017. Dr Jean practices at Casa Medica Inc. in Socorro, Quezon City.
Dr Ann Kathleen Barlin from Philippines joined the department from August 2016 till September 2017.
Team of Experts
The Paediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Programme is managed by the following experts.
II Assessment and Evaluation
Aims of Assessment
Fellows are required to continually demonstrate the following six competencies throughout the programme:
(A) Patient Care
(B) Medical Knowledge
(C) Practice-Based Learning and Improvement
(D) Interpersonal and Communication Skills
(F) Systems-Based Practice
A review with the supervisor will take place:
as well as, in educational/research activities.
III Target Audience and Eligibility Requirements
This fellowship programme is for otolaryngologists with an interest in paediatric otolaryngology. Fully qualified otolaryngology surgeons from the region (ASEAN/ASIA) who want an attachment in paediatric otolaryngology to familiarise themselves with paediatric otolaryngology are most welcome.
IV Other Information
Course fee will be determined upon application.
Candidates should obtain their own funding to cover expenses during the training period.
Certificate of fellowship will be awarded upon completion of the programme.
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