The Australian Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery together with the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons provide information on fellowships within Australia and abroad. Fellowships listed here are neither directly nor indirectly endorsed by the Board or ASPS. This list is not exhaustive.

For more information about each Fellowship listed on this page, please contact the relevant institution directly.

Requests to list fellowship information should be sent to ASPS using the Contact Us form.

National Fellowships

Reconstructive Surgery Fellowships


Fellowship Opportunity

The Breast Academy Gold Coast is in the process of finalising positions in the Fellowship program for the 2017/18 period. The program offers paid fellowships with durations between 6-12 months.  The fellowship offers “hands on” exposure to aesthetic breast surgery with a graded responsibility based on achieving learning objectives.

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Burns Unit (Adult and Paediatirc)

The Victorian Burns Fellowship is a cross campus full time position at the 2 state wide burn services in Victoria and is based at The Royal Children’s Hospital (Paediatric Burns) and the Alfred Hospital (Adult Burns) in Melbourne. The fellows' commitments are split evenly between the two campuses.

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Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

The Australian Craniofacial Unit has 2 fellowship positions each year available. These positions are open to both Australian and overseas surgeons and offer broad experience in all aspects of craniomaxillofacial surgery.

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Microsurgical Fellowship

The Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Unit at the Royal Melbourne Hospital is offering a one year clinical Advanced Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship. The position is open to qualified overseas Plastic Surgeons eligible for temporary medical registration in Victoria. Appointments are for 12 months from 1st September through to 31st August the following year. Applications open 1st April, close 15 June.

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Princess Alexandra Hospital fellowship. This fellowship will be based at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, QLD. The fellow will provide clinical care under supervision and acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to satisfy relevant specialist college and medical board requirements in order to practice as a specialist.

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Aesthetic Fellowships


Breast, face, nose and body (Cosmetic)

The ASAPS Fellowship program (Australasia) includes nine fellowships allowing subspecialisation in an area of interest such as breast surgery, facial surgery, rhinoplasty surgery, body contouring surgery.

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General cosmetic surgery and private practice

Australia Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship program (Sydney based) includes 4-6 weeks orientation followed by paid fellowship ( 6-12 months)  and exposure to the entire gamut of cosmetic (such as breast surgery, facial surgery, rhinoplasty surgery, body contouring surgery and more) as well as private practice administration.

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Breast Surgery

The Breast Academy Fellowship program is six to 12 months fellowships allowing subspecialisation in the area of breast surgery.

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International Fellowships

Aesthetic Surgery


USA - ASAPS International Fellowship Program

The American Aesthetic Society’s International Fellowship Program was established in 2009 through a generous grant from Sientra. The programs endeavour is to enhance the aesthetic education of young plastic surgeons abroad and promote international exchange of information relating to aesthetic plastic surgery.

Deadline: Application must be typed and received no later than January 9, 2017 for consideration of funding for 2017.

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