Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Urology (Residency Program)

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Program Information

School:Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Faculty:Medicine
Degree:Not Applicable
Field of Study:Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medicine (MD)
Description:The teaching hospitals which participate in the urology program are the London Health Sciences Centre (merged University Hospital and Victoria Hospital) and St. Joseph's Health Care. Both have active clinical services with somewhat different emphasis which complement each other in providing full clinical training in all subspecialty areas of urology, namely uro-oncology, endourology, andrology (male infertility and sexual function), pediatrics, prosthetics, neuro-urology, renal transplantation as well as general urology. The program serves as the secondary referral area of Southwestern Ontario and a tertiary referral extending to Northern/Northwestern Ontario as well as the rest of the province for specialized services such as extra corporeal shock wave lithotripsy.
URL:Urology (Residency Program) at Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Length:5 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Candidates should have shown an interest in and an aptitude for urology. Electives in urology or related fields would be an asset. Reference letters from urologists and teachers in related specialties will aid in the selection process. Candidates are pre-screened for interviews. Relevant degree or equivalent.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 21, 2009