We extend a warm welcome to these successful MIGS fellows:
Programs accepting Fellowship applications through the CanSAGE matching process for the coming year (2022-2023):
Programs belonging to the AAGL match – Currently, three Canadian fellowships are a part of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) fellowship program:
Download the 2021 CanSAGE PDF Guide: 2021_Guide.pdf
In 2019, CanSAGE launched a centralized Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Canadian Fellowship Program for non AAGL programs.
PLEASE NOTE THAT AAGL PROGRAMS REQUIRE APPLICATION THROUGH THE AAGL CENTRALIZED PROCESS AND NOT THROUGH CanSAGE.
Foreign applicants may apply through the CanSAGE match, but consideration will be restricted to only those programs who accept foreign graduates fulfilling all prerequisites (e.g., sitting FRCSC exams, self-funded). Please refer to the International Medical Graduates information below and contact specific programs for further clarification.
To be considered by Québec programs, applicants must be French-speaking.
Monday, June 7: CanSAGE Match Applications Open
Sunday, August 15: CanSAGE Match Applications Complete / Close
Wednesday, August 18: Applications provided to each program
September 7-30: Interviews
October 6: AAGL Match Day*
*If you are applying to both AAGL and CanSAGE, and are matched with an AAGL program, then you must notify CanSAGE on October 6 and withdraw from the CanSAGE match
October 8 (changed from October 1): Ranking Order Lists Submitted to CanSAGE by each APPLICANT; a link will be provided by October 1 to each MIGS applicant
October 8 (changed from October 1): Ranking Order Lists Submitted to CanSAGE by each PROGRAM; a link will be provided by October 1 to each fellowship program
October 15: CanSAGE Match Day – match run; results sent to all candidates and fellowship programs at 12 pm ET on October 15, 2021.
The fee to apply is $100 plus tax which must be paid by credit card when completing the online application form.
Applicants will be able to access their online form and make changes/updates until August 15, 2021. A username and password will be sent via email once the required fields are provided and the fee payment has been processed.
What you will need to provide by deadline of August 15, 2021:
*Download the Word document: INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERENCE LETTER: Reference.docx
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