Residency Openings

Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center

The Urology Training programs in the Philippines are now accepting applicants for residency training. There are currently two ways of entering into these programs and they are as follows:

       1. Straight Program - this is a 6 year program wherein the accepted resident has to go through 2 years of General Surgery training in the same institution after which he/she will then be accepted into the next 4-Year Urology Proper Training. The resident is already tagged to proceed through the next 4 years of urology training unless he/she is unable to finished the 1st 2 years of general surgery training or fails in the evaluation of his/her performance. Eligible for this are Medical School graduates licensed to practice medicine in the Philippines.

       2. 4 Year Urology Training Program - some institutions do not have straight programs and they only accept residents into the 4-Year Urology Training Program. Eligible for this program are those with at least 2 years of General Surgery training accredited by the PSGS. 

Program Description
The four-year program covers experience and graduated responsibility for the care of patients with surgical diseases of the male and female urinary tract, male genital tract, and the adrenals. The program aims to produce competent urologists for identified areas of the Philippines with no practicing urologist.

STRAIGHT PROGRAM - 2 SLOTS

Requirements

  1. Application Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Transcript of Records
  4. General Surgery Training Program Certification (2nd Year Level)

Veterans Memorial Medical Center

The Urology Training programs in the Philippines are now accepting applicants for residency training. There are currently two ways of entering into these programs and they are as follows:

       1. Straight Program - this is a 6 year program wherein the accepted resident has to go through 2 years of General Surgery training in the same institution after which he/she will then be accepted into the next 4-Year Urology Proper Training. The resident is already tagged to proceed through the next 4 years of urology training unless he/she is unable to finished the 1st 2 years of general surgery training or fails in the evaluation of his/her performance. Eligible for this are Medical School graduates licensed to practice medicine in the Philippines.

       2. 4 Year Urology Training Program - some institutions do not have straight programs and they only accept residents into the 4-Year Urology Training Program. Eligible for this program are those with at least 2 years of General Surgery training accredited by the PSGS. 

STRAIGHT PROGRAM - 1 SLOT
(to start accepting applicant around February-March 2014)

Requirements

  • RESUME
  • PRC BOARD OF MEDICINE CERTIFICATE
  • PRC CARD
  • TRANSCRIPT OF RECORDS
  • DIPLOMA from College of Medicine
  • CERTIFICATE OF INTERNSHIP
Schedule for Residency Application
Varies upon availability of Item from the Department of National Defense

University of Sto. Tomas Hospital

The Urology Training programs in the Philippines are now accepting applicants for residency training. There are currently two ways of entering into these programs and they are as follows:

       1. Straight Program - this is a 6 year program wherein the accepted resident has to go through 2 years of General Surgery training in the same institution after which he/she will then be accepted into the next 4-Year Urology Proper Training. The resident is already tagged to proceed through the next 4 years of urology training unless he/she is unable to finished the 1st 2 years of general surgery training or fails in the evaluation of his/her performance. Eligible for this are Medical School graduates licensed to practice medicine in the Philippines.

       2. 4 Year Urology Training Program - some institutions do not have straight programs and they only accept residents into the 4-Year Urology Training Program. Eligible for this program are those with at least 2 years of General Surgery training accredited by the PSGS. 

STRAIGHT PROGRAM - 2 SLOTS

Requirements for Application

  1. Letter of Intent*
  2. Completely accomplished APPLICATION FOR - only available at DMER office
  3. Recent ID pictures (3 pcs passport size, colored on white background)
  4. Two letters of recommendation (LOR) preferably from Clerkship Director, Internship Director, Residency/Fellowship Training Officer and/or Department Chairman/Chief of Section (ALL LOR must be addressed to DMER Chairman)
  5. Certified True Copy of the following:
    1. Class ranking,
    2. Transcript of Records
    3. Medical School diploma
    4. certificate of internship
    5. PRC certificate
    6. updated PRC Licence (photocopy)
    7. Itemized PRC Board rating
    8. birth certificate or baptismal certificate
  6. Php 300.00 (processing and entrance examination fee)
  7. Entrance examination


*addressed to: 

IVAN N. VILLESPIN, MD, MBA 
Chairman 
Department of Medical Education and Research (DMER) 
UST Hospital

 

St. Luke's Medical Center

The Urology Training programs in the Philippines are now accepting applicants for residency training. There are currently two ways of entering into these programs and they are as follows:

       1. Straight Program - this is a 6 year program wherein the accepted resident has to go through 2 years of General Surgery training in the same institution after which he/she will then be accepted into the next 4-Year Urology Proper Training. The resident is already tagged to proceed through the next 4 years of urology training unless he/she is unable to finished the 1st 2 years of general surgery training or fails in the evaluation of his/her performance. Eligible for this are Medical School graduates licensed to practice medicine in the Philippines.

       2. 4 Year Urology Training Program - some institutions do not have straight programs and they only accept residents into the 4-Year Urology Training Program. Eligible for this program are those with at least 2 years of General Surgery training accredited by the PSGS. 

STRAIGHT PROGRAM - 2 SLOTS

Residents are trained to become proficient in: Robotic Surgery, Endourology, Laparoscopic Urology, Neurourology, Sexual dysfunction, the Evaluation and Treatment of Incontinence, among others.

Requirements

  1. Pictures 2x2 and 1x1 (2 each)
  2. Curriculum Vitae to include Schools Attended, Hobbies and Interest
  3. Transcript of Record (Certified True Copy)
  4. Letters of Recommendation from the Dean including Class Rank and Good Standing or;
  5. Certificate of Good Conduct (Good Moral Character) and
  6. Certificate of Class Ranking
  7. Letters of Recommendation from two (2) Medical Consultant from the same specialty being applied for.  Except for subjects that are not regularly offered in Medical School such as Dermatology, Nuclear Medicine, Neurosurgery, Radiation Oncology, and Urology.
  8. Medical School Diploma
  9. Certificate of Internship
  10. Board Rating Result (PRC)
  11. Certificate from Board of Medicine (PRC)
  12. Photocopy of Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) License
  13. Certificate of Life Support (ACLS/BLS) Optiona

Please bring all Original Requirements for verification. * Incomplete papers will not be processed. * Application Fee: PhP 1,000.00.  Late application will be charged.

For more inquiries, please call the Medical Education Office at telephone no. (632) 723-0101 ext. 4300

East Avenue Medical Center

The Urology Training programs in the Philippines are now accepting applicants for residency training. There are currently two ways of entering into these programs and they are as follows:

       1. Straight Program - this is a 6 year program wherein the accepted resident has to go through 2 years of General Surgery training in the same institution after which he/she will then be accepted into the next 4-Year Urology Proper Training. The resident is already tagged to proceed through the next 4 years of urology training unless he/she is unable to finished the 1st 2 years of general surgery training or fails in the evaluation of his/her performance. Eligible for this are Medical School graduates licensed to practice medicine in the Philippines.

       2. 4 Year Urology Training Program - some institutions do not have straight programs and they only accept residents into the 4-Year Urology Training Program. Eligible for this program are those with at least 2 years of General Surgery training accredited by the PSGS. 

STRAIGHT PROGRAM - 2 SLOTS
4 YEARS UROLOGY PROPER - 2 SLOTS

Requirements

Please provide 4 sets of copies for each requirement (1 original x 3 xerox copy)

  1. Certified true copy of Philippine Regulatory Commission Medical Board Rating.
  2. Photocopy of PRC license
  3. Certified true copy of transcript of records
  4. Photocopy of medical school diploma and Class Rank
  5. Completed a (2) Two Year Accredited General Surgery Program with Certification
  6. Provide results of In-Service Examination
  7. Endorsement letter from your previous Chairman/Training Officer and Urologists
  8. Good Moral Character
  9. Complete Resume with 2x2 pictures attached (4 sets)
  10. Must be physically fit

Address all letter of application to the Chairman, Dr. Jaime C. Balingit
Contact
Telephone: 9280611 loc. 465 / 9282410

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