Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for admission into the residency training programs in ahmadu bello university teaching hospital zaria for 2017/2018
RESIDENCY TRAINING PROGRAMS
This course is four years in duration with two years grace, making a total of six years which can be extended in some sub specialties. The residency training programs lead to award of the fellowship of Natiaonl postgraduate medical college and or west african postgraduate medical college to those who are sucessfull in the following specialities.
Anaesthesia, Chemical pathology, community medicine, family medicine, haematology, medical microbiology, maxilo facial surgery, orthopaedic surgery, opthalmology, obstetrics and gynaecology, medicalworldnigeria.com, paediatrics, pathology, physics (internal medicine), psychiatry, surgery, radiology, radiotherapy and oncology
Only medical doctors who have fully registered with the Nigeria Medical and Dental Council and have completed the one yar NYSC or are exempted are eligible to apply. The advert includes honorary/ supermumerary residents.
Training programs: these involve
a) courses in basic medical sciences leading to the primary fellowship examination where applicable. it is expected that candidates must have passed this stage of exams before applying medicalworldnigeria.com
b) intensive clinical courses leading to the part 1 examination in the relevant specialty is for the duration of this phase 24months
c) final phase: this involves continuing clinical experience and research work in candidates chosen field of interest. This phase also last for 24 months
The final fellowhip examination follows at the end of the 4th year of training and successful candidates will then be eligible to apply for appointment as consultants in any hospital of their choice. ABUTH is not bound to retain the trainee after sucessful training. During the training period appointments of trainees will not be confirmed and trainees will not be allowed to pursue any other course or training leading to qualification other than the fellowhip. only those who maintain good academic performance will be allowed to procedd to higher stages of the program within the stipulated period.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Step 1: visit apply.abuth.org.ng
1. Click obtain access code
2. Fill the applicants details make sure you type the information correctly
3. Generate remitta retrieval reference RRR
4. Print the transaction reference page
5. Complete the remaining steps carefully
step 2: visit www.apply.abuth.org.ng
6. click sign up/login on this page to proceed with the application
7. Fill the new applicaiton form by the right side, make sure you use the same information as in the transaction reference page
8. Click sign up to complete the application
CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION: 30th December 2017