Obstetrics at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto

12 month post.
January or July start date.


Management of routine and high risk deliveries, elective and emergency caesarean sections. Involvement in the high risk obstetric anaesthesia clinic.
Research encouraged.  Fellows will undertake at least one clinical research project.  Results will be presented at national meeting and submitted for publication.
Also participate in teaching students, residents and other healthcare professionals, presenting at grand rounds, seminars and journal club.

2 days a week in obstetrics, 1 day a week dedicated to research, 2 days a week in the general operating theatres.
On calls mainly in the delivery suite, 1:4 weekends and 1:12 nights.  In-house consultant supervision available.

6500 deliveries per year, half classed as high risk.  35% caesarean, 85% labour epidurals


Contact: Dr Jose Carvalho
Telephone: (+1) 416 586 4800 ext.2681
Email: jose.carvalho@uhn.on.ca

Further information: http://www.oaa-anaes.ac.uk/ui/content/content.aspx?ID=289