Mount Sinai Kidney Stone Center Endourology Fellowship

Title Mount Sinai Kidney Stone Center Endourology Fellowship
Categories Fellowships
Location New York, NY
Job Information

Fellowship Overview

The Endourology Research Fellowship of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is a one-year fellowship designed to prepare future leaders in the field of Endourology and Stone Disease.  Fellows will acquire clinical and research expertise that will provide scientific skills geared toward a career in academic urology.  The fellowship is an immersive experience where individuals will become integral members of both clinical and research teams.

Research Objectives

1.      The fellow is expected to participate in basic science research related to Endourology and Stone Disease. 

2.      The fellow will be responsible for managing the Endourology Database

3.      The fellow will gain valuable experience writing IRB protocols and submitting protocols to the IRB, persevering in getting research protocols approved, and implementing the protocols in the clinical realm

4.      The fellow will prepare manuscripts for publication, co-author book chapters, and present data at national/international meetings

Clinical Volume

The Endourology program boasts a robust clinical volume in terms of both outpatient visits as well as urological surgical procedures, with well over 2000 outpatient clinic visits and 800 surgical procedures a year.

Candidates

Successful candidates should have a interest in pursuing an academic career in Urology and have an interest in Endourology and Stone Disease.  Completion of  medical school is a minimum requirement.

Performance Evaluation

At the end of each quarter, the program director and other clinical and laboratory faculty will evaluate the performance of the fellow on the basis of expectations outlined in the fellowship overview.  Satisfactory performance is required in order for the fellow to advance through the program.  The award of a formal certificate acknowledges successful completion of the one-year fellowship.

Contact Name Director: Mantu Gupta, M.D.
Contact Email drmantugupta@gmail.com
Region North America
Job Address
Mount Sinai Kidney Stone Center Endourology Fellowship 
1070 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10128
Country US
Phone 212-203-2835