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    Name of the WFNS Training Centre:

    Tokyo Women’s Medical University Medical Center East


    About the Training Center:

    Please visit the website of Tokyo Women's Medical University (TWMU) for the detailed introduction of TWMU: http://www.twmu.ac.jp/DNH/

    Please visit the website of the Department of Neurosurgery, Tokyo Women's Medical Univeristy (TWMU): http://twmu-mcens.jp/.


    Program details

    • Duration of fellowship will be 3 months.
    • Fellows will be given furnished accommodation (resident house) for free (including linen) near the hospital.
    • Fellows will be paid scholarship of 100000 yen for daily expenses.
    • Traveling expenses are not covered.
    • Candidates will be allowed attend to conferences, workshops and other educational activities in Japan during the fellowship period.



    Fellows can choose to observe any neurosurgical subspecialty they are interested in, which include: cerebrovascular surgeries, endovascular surgery, brain tumors, endoscopic surgeries, microvascular decompression, spine surgeries, trauma, etc. Fellows will also attend regular rounds in wards and neuro intensive care unit, and allowed to assist all surgeries and perform selected surgery under supervisor. Fellows are encouraged to actively participate in educational discussions.


    Required documentation:

    • A copy of the passport or the ID card
    • A copy of the diploma in Medicine or a certificate issued by the Faculty of Medicine.
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • The letter(s) of recommendation.
    • A motivation letter


    How to Apply:

    The applicant please fill out the Online Application Form. Only the online application will be accepted.

    August 2022