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For educational opportunities and fellowships see below.
Fellowships

Fellowship Type

Application Status

BC Renal Administrative, Clinical and Research Fellowships

Closed

UBC/BC Renal Home Dialysis Fellowship

Closed

UBC Division of Nephrology Advanced Clinical Fellowships

Open

Glomerulonephritis Fellowship

Open


The application process is managed by the BC Renal Network, with peer review input through the BC Renal Executive Director, Medical Advisory Committee and Committee Chair.


For more information, contact Babita Basra, at bbasra@bcpra.ca

When the application window is open, applicants interested in applying for the program should send a letter of intent, CV and names of 3 references to the UBC Division of Nephrology, Home Dialysis Clinical Scholar Training program c/o Tammie Davis tammie.davis@vch.ca. 


UBC and the BC Provincial Renal Home Dialysis Fellowship Overview of program


Home Dialysis Clinical Scholar Training Program: Division of Nephrology Department of Medicine University of British Columbia


When the application window is open, applications for clinical fellowship positions are to be submitted through the University of British Columbia, Division of Nephrology Office, Dr. Adeera Levin, Head Division of Nephrology attn. Tammie Davis, via email: Tammie.Davis@vch.ca.


We are accepting applications for the 2021/2022 academic year fellowship immediately with the first deadline of May 31, 2020 and the second deadline of September 15, 2020. 


The Division of Nephrology, University of British Columbia is pleased to offer a position in the Advanced Training in Nephrology Clinical Fellowship Program.


This Fellowship is a post-certification program, and is open to those who have completed at least 2 years of nephrology in an accredited training program. A certificate from UBC Division of Nephrology will be issued upon completion of the 12 month program.


The Division of Nephrology at UBC has a unique model of integrated care for patients within the greater Vancouver area, and an outreach program to remote communities in BC and Whitehorse. The clinical care of renal patients in BC is administered within a provincial network of services, under the direction of the BC Renal Network.  Provincial leadership for Transplantation, home based therapies (both Home Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis), Extracorporeal Therapies and Vascular Access, and Chronic Kidney Disease and Complex Care Models reside within the Division.


The fellowship position gives opportunities to gain expertise in different aspects of nephrology including Home Dialysis Therapies, Renal Transplantation, Intensive Care Nephrology, Fluid-electrolyte issues and Acute and Chronic Renal Replacement Therapies.


The successful candidates to this application will identify specific areas of interest, and a 12 month curriculum will be developed to meet the expectations of the fellowship. In addition to the identified area of specialty the fellows are expected to rotate through different services throughout to enrich their knowledge and advance their clinical skills broadly.


Fellows are expected to attend and participate in all the divisional academic activities; Nephrology Lunch Rounds, Provincial Nephrology Grand Rounds, Biopsy Rounds, Journal Clubs. Presentations and participation at academic half days, and participation in educational, quality improvement or formal research projects is expected, under guidance of one or more staff members.


College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC English Language Requirement for Registration: The College has considered in the interest of patient care, any candidate applying for licensure in British Columbia must have the ability to speak, read, and write, English. If the language of primary medical education and patient care was not in English the successful completion of IELTS Academic examination is required.

  • Minimum score of 7 in each component
  • Test Report Form (TFR) is valid for a period of two years from date taken

Applications for Clinical Fellowship positions are to be submitted through the University of British Columbia, Division of Nephrology Office, Dr. Adeera Levin, Head Division of Nephrology attn. Tammie Davis, via email: Tammie.Davis@vch.ca. 


When the application window is open, interested applicants should send a letter of intent, CV and names of 3 references to the UBC Division of Nephrology Glomerulonephritis Training Program c/o Tammie Davis tammie.davis@vch.ca.


This is a 2-year fellowship offered in collaboration by BC Renal and the UBC Division of Nephrology.  Salary-support funding is available.  


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Courses/Research Projects

Applications for Short-term Course Work and Research Projects

BC Renal is accepting applications for short-term course work in administrative, quality improvement or leadership skill acquisition, as well as research projects. 

Application form

For more information, contact Babita Basra, at bbasra@bcpra.ca 

Examples of Courses

The following list provides examples of classes/programs eligible for funding. The list is not exhaustive. Courses from a range of educational institutions will be considered for funding

  • Canadian Medical Association, Physician Management Institute (PMI)
    • Foundation Level: Self Awareness & Effective Leadership, Management Dynamics: Understanding Hospital Performance, Managing People Effectively, Leading Change & Innovation
    • Advanced Level: Strategic Planning: From Vision to Action
  • Royal Roads University, Centre for Applied Leadership & Management: Graduate Certificate, Executive Coaching, Project Management, Health Systems Leadership, Professional Communication Management, Human Resources Management
Note: This funding is not applicable to CME courses or programs. Funding is subject to confirmation and may change without notice.


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