Brussels Breast Surgery Fellowship 2021

The Department of Plastic and Re- constructive Surgery at Brussels University Hospital is announcing a unique combination of a 3-month clin- ical fellowship in Brussels University. Hospital together with a free inscrip- tion for a European Master‘s degree in Surgical Oncology, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Breast Surgery (MRBS).

Fellowship Director:
Prof. Moustapha Hamdi MD, PhD

Scientific Committee:
Prof. Moustapha Hamdi MD, PhD — Chairman
Prof. Alex Nistor MD, PhD — Lymph Clinic Coordinator
Prof. Randy De Baerdemaeker MD — Local Coordinator
Prof. Jaume Masia MD, PhD — Breast Master Coordinator
Mrs. Vivian Breinhild — International Sales Director POLYTECH

Brussels University Hospital
Master Modules ́ Rotation European sites

POLYTECH Health & Aesthetics — Germany

The Clinical Fellowship starts yearly in January
and runs for 3 months in Brussels
Prof. Hamdi and his team provide a large experience with a broad spectrum of clinical and research filed in breast surgery. lt is an intensive and compre- hensive module of refinement in both reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. All types of breast reconstruction will be covered including autogenous (ped- icled flaps, free flaps and perforator flaps) implant breast reconstruction, and oncoplastic approaches to breast cancer.
Various techniques of breast reduction and mastopexy together with implant breast augmentation procedures will be exposed by the different staff mem- bers of the department. In addition, the department manage many referral cases for revision breast surgery. Fat grafting for both reconstructive and aesthetic is a daily practice. Finally, the fellow will join the multidisciplinary approach to lymphedema with the lymph clinic.

The MRBS starts early in September
lt is officially awarded by the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and or- ganized in association with a faculty of internationally renowned experts. Delivered in a modular format (11 face-to-face modules), this degree allows you to learn all aspects of breast surgery from a highly qualified and dedicated faculty from across Europe. These tutors have been cho- sen as they have the expertise to provide you with the training needed in order to become proficient in this field.
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We only accept applications from those who will have fully completed certification of a recognized Plastic Surgery training program or are in their last year of training.

Research Opportunities
The fellowship supervisors are Leaders in clinical breast research and there are many opportunities for participating in ongoing research or beginning new research projects.

Fellowship Funds
The total funds of 17.000 EUR, sponsored generously by POLYTECH Health & Aesthetics, will be distributed as follows:

    • 3.000 EUR will be paid to the selected candidate for his/her living duringthe clinical immersion fellowship in Brussels
    • 13.500 EUR will cover the inscription fees for the Master’s degree (MRBS)
    • 500 EUR will cover insurance and administrative fees for the BrusselsUniversity

Now accepting applications.
Application deadline: May 31, 2022.
(Selection will be known by mid-June 2022)