The Digestive Disease Institute, in partnership with the Ryan Hill Research Foundation and the Sections of General Thoracic Surgery and Gastroenterology at Virginia Mason, offers a one-year advanced thoracoesophageal fellowship opportunity for extensive experience in clinical and endoscopic research focusing on upper gastrointestinal disease.
A non-profit foundation established in 1979 by the famed surgeon Lucius D. Hill, MD, the Ryan Hill Research Foundation is dedicated to basic science as well as endoscopic and surgical research of a broad spectrum of esophageal disorders. The fellowship provides the opportunity to:
Data on many of these patients is maintained in multiple ongoing prospective databases for the study of Barrett's esophagus, esophagectomy, esophagectomy quality of life and cost data, and paraesophageal hernia.
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Physicians who have completed a formal surgical residency in the United States as approved by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education before the application deadline are eligible. International applications are also eligible, with candidate acceptance dependent in part on level of training and visa eligibility.
Please send an inquiry letter, CV, and a letter of reference (from most recent mentor) via email to Donald Low, MD, Fellowship Director.
If you have questions, please contact Bonnie Marston, Admin. Assistant.
1100 Ninth Ave. Mail Stop C6-GS
Seattle, WA 98111
Mar 03, 2022