I have recently finished DNB Ortho and i have also cleared MRCS Part A. Planning to go for Part B in 2019. Sir I was wondering if u could tell me about prospects of getting training posts in Singapore. As I hear it is difficult to get one in the UK.
Please help … Thank you!
- Holding a degree from a university specified in the Second Schedule of the Medical Registration Act (MRA)
- A registrable postgraduate medical qualification recognised by the SMC
- A specialist qualification recognised for specialist accreditation by the Specialists Accreditation Board (SAB)
- All-India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
- Christian Medical College, Vellore
- Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune
- Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER), Puducherry
- Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi
- Grant Medical College, Mumbai
- St. John’s Medical College, Bangalore
- Madras Medical College, Chennai
Singapore is not very conducive for foreign doctors from developing countries to become consultant grade but they have several gaps in the system for which they need doctors from India, Bangladesh, Philippines, Indonesia, etc to work as Medical Officers.
Following is a typical job description posted on a job website based in Singapore:
Responsible for providing care to patients in the clinics/ hospitals with acute and/ or chronic illnessesCardiology or Cardio Thoracic discipline Choice of other disciplines availableFull time or part time employment
Min Singapore Medical Council Recognized Medical Degree (MBBS)At least 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Medical Officer after housemanshipApplicants with MRCP or MRCS are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary package comes with good remuneration, relocation & housing allowances
Another description of requirements as posted on website of Singapore General Hospital
Residents: Requirements/ PrerequisiteSuccessful candidates may be offered 1 to 2 years contract.
Candidate must possess basic Medical Degree and relevant post-graduate qualification, such as M Med, MRCP, MCEM, MRCS or equivalent.
Recognised by the Singapore Medical Council
Minimum 5 years of post-housemanship experience
Other Links to read regarding Clinical Fellowships in Singapore after MRCS.
PATTERN OF MRCS PART B EXAM AND BEST BOOKS TO CRACK MRCS PART B
A DISCUSSION ON MRCS EXAM ELIGIBILITY
QUESTIONS REGARDING MRCS FOR MBBS CANDIDATES
INTERNATIONAL SURGICAL TRAINING PROGRAMME (ISTP): JOINT INITIATIVE BETWEEN RCS ENGLAND & ASSOCIATION OF SURGEONS OF INDIA
OPPORTUNITIES AFTER MRCS
MRCS EXAM TO STUDY ORTHOPAEDICS IN THE UK
CLINICAL FELLOWSHIPS AFTER MRCS
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