The Orthopaedic Unit
October 6 University
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Job description of CAOS Fellowship

2010


Introduction:

This a sub speciality post developed for a fully trained orthopedic surgeon or for a trainee towards the end of  his/ her training. Suitable candidates will be attached to Prof. Mahmoud Hafez for 6 months.

The job is based at 2 hospitals; October 6 university hospital  ( teaching hospital, with all medical specialities, the largest hospital in October 6 district ) and Al helal Orthopedic hospital  ( The National orthopedic hospital with 400 beds and more than 60 Consultants covering all Orthopedic subspecialities ) . Duties include both clinical and research work.



 
Requirements:

1-    Satisfactory Orthopedic training

2-    Orthopedic Postgraduate degree

3-    Experience in arthroplasty

4-    Interest in computer assisted surgery

5-    Track record in research



Objectives:

 
1-    Gain more experience in operative techniques in hip and knee arthroplasty (primary, revision, resurfacing and UKA).

2-    Gain operative experience in navigation and computer assisted techniques in hip and knee arthroplasty.

3-    Gain unique experience of the new technique of the custom made cutting guides for TKA.

4-     To learn research methodology:

                    a. How to review a paper

                    b. How to write a paper
 
                    c. Reference manager

                    d. Statistics
 
•    To present 2 papers in national and international conferences.

•    To publish at least one paper and contribute to textbooks (book chapter).
 
•    To apply for research funding.
 
•    To improve knowledge in orthopaedic basic science.

•    To obtain basic knowledge of computer assisted surgery through lectures and discussion with Prof. Hafez.

 

Dailyschedule for the CAOS fellow

 

 

Day

Time

Activities

Sunday

 9am-1pm

 1pm-3pm

 3pm-5pm

Operative list

Clinic

Research

Monday

 9am-5pm

 

Research

Optional (Operative list)

Tuesday

 9-11

 12am-2pm

 2am-6pm

Research

Clinic

operative list

 

Wednesday

 9 am-1pm

 1pm-3pm

 3am-5pm

Operative list

Clinic

Research

Thursday

 9am-6pm

Professional diploma (lectures, workshops & live surgery)

Friday weekend

 

 

Saturday

weekend

(optional)

 9am-11am

 12 -2pm

 2pm-6pm

X ray meeting

Clinic

Operative list

 


•    Monthly events:

     Radiation protection course  (04/11/2010).

     Research and publication workshop  (25/11/2010).

     EMRG | (Egyptian  Musculoskeletal Research Group) .

     last Tuesday of every month.                      
   
•    Yearly events:

 Hip arthroscopy course at Al Galaa hospital (4/12/2010)

 EOA   ( Egyptian Orthopedic Association ) congress. (December 6-9 2010)

Sharm el sheikh International arthroplasty conference
                                                                                                                                    
 (January 13-15 2011)

 Orthopedic review course (April).


. Application:

Current post Dr. Ashish Jaiman from New Delhi, India until 31 January 2011.

To apply: send your CV and credentials to Prof. Mahmoud Hafez.

Availability 1st Feb. 2011   to   31st July 2011 




. Contact: 


 Mahmoud A Hafez, FRCS Ed, MD

 Professor & Head of the Orthopaedic Unit,

 October 6 University, Cairo, Egypt
 

 Arthroplasty Consultant, Al helal Orthopedic

 hospital.

       mobile: +2 010 75 66 299.
 
       e-mail: mhafez@msn.com 

     website: www.egyorth.org