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Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Application process

Interested applicants should send a personal letter and their CV to Mrs. Sherry Joy, Education Administrative Coordinator, for pre-application screening.  Selected candidates will be invited to complete a full application. If your application is successful you will be invited for interviews with faculty and trainees. 

International applicants interested in applying for the 3-year training program or the 1 year clinical training program should be certified pediatricians in their home country.   

Applicants interested in advanced subspecialty fellowship training program should be either a certified Paediatric Gastroenterologist, completed successfully paediatric gastroenterology training in accredited training program or are considered Paediatric Gastroenterologist in countries with no formal accreditation or certification process.

Applicants who have applied to the U.S match through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), please be advised that the University of Toronto is a participating institution and adheres to the match policy. The policy states that "Applicants who have matched to a program or have accepted a position during the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP), shall not apply for, discuss, interview for, or accept a concurrent year position in another program prior to the NRMP granting the requested waiver." More information is accessible at http://www.nrmp.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2018-MPA-Specialities-Matching-Service.pdf.

Canadian residents are requested to submit their application through the CaRMS website.

Information for international applicants.

For further details please contact:

Yaron Avitzur, MD
Training Program Director
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
The Hospital for Sick Children

555 University Avenue

Toronto,Ontario M5G 1X8

Canada


Phone: 416-813-6176

Fax: 416-813-6531
Email address: yaron.avitzur@sickkids.ca

Mrs. Sherry Joy, CMEA
Education Administrative Coordinator
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
The Hospital for Sick Children

555 University Avenue

Toronto,
Ontario M5G 1X8

Canada


Phone: 416-813-6176

Fax: 416-813-6531
Email address: sherry.joy@sickkids.ca

The application deadline is March 1, the year PRIOR to the start date (i.e. 16 months prior to the start of the Fellowship). Earlier submission of your application is recommended.