After the great success of Karachi Urology Week last year, PAUS Karachi Chapter is reorganizing this activity for you. You can apply for this training opportunity.
When?: 7-13 October, 2013
Who should apply?: If you a registered urology resident have completed your training and about to appear in FCPC II exam or have attempted it without success then you should apply. Applicants who have passed their exam will not be enrolled. This program is ONLY for candidates training OUTSIDE Karachi.
What will the week consist of?: The Karachi Urology Week is an opportunity to see live surgery in 5 centers of Urology in Karachi. All candidates will spend 1 complete day observing surgery at each of the following centers
|The Kidney Centre||Monday|
|The Indus Hospital||Tuesday|
|Liaquat National Hospital||Wednesday|
|Aga Khan University Hospital||Thursday|
Day 6 and day 7 will be Extensive Urology Course with lecturing and tutoring covering most of urology curriculum. This Course will have residents from Karachi also join in.
How many candidates will be selected? : Only 10 candidates will be selected from residents outside of Karachi. This number is not negotiable as operation theatres restrict observers.
What is the cost ?: The weeklong activity will be free for candidates and is being funded by PAUS Karachi Chapter. Karachi Chapter will also fund hotel accommodation for the 10 selected delegates. Rooms will be on sharing basis. All candidates will have to make their own arrangements for travel to and back from Karachi.
Zafar Zaidi and Hammad Ather
Course coordinators Karachi Urology Week