IAOMS Foundation Fellowship Program

Funded by the IAOMS Foundation, this unique Fellowship Program launched in 2009 with the intent to provide trainee surgeons an unmatched cultural experience while being immersed in their specialty.  The program runs for one year beginning on September 1 and ending the following August. 

The IAOMS Foundation annually funds up to three advanced fellowships in Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery and Cleft Lip and Palate/Craniofacial Surgery.  Since the inaugural class of Fellows, twenty-one surgeons have participated in this program. 

Applications for the 2017-18 IAOMS Foundation Fellowship Program will be open August 1 - November 1, 2016.

Fellowship Criteria
1. IAOMS Membership - Applicants must be members of IAOMS for a minimum of twelve (12) months immediately preceding the application deadline or must make a 2 year membership commitment to IAOMS. (Contact Katie Cairns at for questions)
2. Personal Statement - A personal statement on why you should be considered for the Fellowship
3. Curriculum vitae - a current version of your CV/Resume  with photo
4. Recommendation Letter 1 - Letter of recommendation from your Training Program Director
5. Recommendation Letter 2 - Letter of recommendation from two members of IAOMS or your affiliated* national OMS association. (*if no affiliation to a national association, please send a letter from an OMS that has worked with you).
6. Letter of Privileges - Letter from your supporting institute documenting your privileges in oral and maxillofacial surgery
7. Signed Confidentiality Agreement

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Questions? Contact Kimberly Shadle.





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