The following fellowships in Musculoskeletal Oncology are available:
Mount Sinai HospitalNumber of Positions:
1 to 2 years
Mount Sinai Hospital, Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit
Dr Jay Wunder
Dr. Peter Ferguson
Dr. Robert Bell
This Clinical Fellowship focuses on Orthopaedic Oncology and is under the direct supervision of Drs. Jay S. Wunder, Peter Ferguson, Ben Deheshi and Robert Bell of the University Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The specific objectives of this Fellowship include:
- recognition of the natural history of musculoskeletal tumours;
- diagnostic work-up and staging of bone and soft tissue tumours;
- principles of limb salvage surgery and adjuvant treatment (chemotherapy and radiation therapy)
- appropriate intervention for metastatic disease of the extremity and pelvis.
This Fellowship focuses on tertiary care with an emphasis on the diagnosis and management of orthopaedic tumours. For this reason, this Fellowship is more appropriate for those individuals who are seeking an academic career. This Clinical Fellowship is for a minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 2 years. Opportunities for participation in a formal research program are also available.
Dr. Jay Wunder
Head, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery
Mount Sinai Hospital
600 University Ave, Suite 476E