A&NZ Abdominal Radiology Fellowship List

A&NZ Abdominal Radiology Fellowship List

ARGANZ is aware of a number of sites in Australia and New Zealand offering Fellowships which have at least some component covering Abdominal Imaging.

The list below is intended to serve as a guide only and interested parties should contact the hospital directly for further information. ARGANZ does not guarantee that the fellowships listed will always be available. If you are aware of a fellowship that should be included in the list or is no longer offered please contact us at aThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

List of Fellowships

Gosford Hospital, Gosford NSW

Who can apply:  Preferably post 5th year but anyone with FRANZCR or equivalent including those who have had specialist assessment with the RANZCR.
Name of Institution: Gosford Hospital. Holden St, Gosford NSW 2250
Contact person / email: Carolin Girvin - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
MRI Fellowship: 1 year. includes Abdominal/Gynae and urological imaging
Emergency Radiology Fellowship: 1 year.  Includes Abdominal/Gynae and urological imaging 

Concord Hospital, Sydney NSW

Who can apply:  Post FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Concord Hospital. Hospital Rd, Concord NSW 2139
Contact person / email: Dr David Rowe  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Body Imaging Fellowship: 1 year. The fellowship will cover most aspects of body imaging, including MRI prostate, rectum, enterography and  liver, cardiac CT and MR, CT colonography and general body CT and ultrasound, including quite a lot of oncology. The fellow will be expected to participate in all relevant multidisciplinary team meetings and undertake some research.

The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne VIC

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR (Advanced training fellowships)
Name of Institution: The Alfred Hospital. Punt Rd, Melbourne VIC 3181
Contact person / email: Dr Samantha Ellis -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Body Fellowship: 1 year, commencing February. This fellowships encompasses both thoracic, abdominal and pelvic imaging. The abdomino-pelvic component exposes the Fellow to imaging across multiple modalities including CT, ultrasound and MRI. The Fellow prepares for and chairs the weekly MDM's including, but not restricted to, upper GI, hepatopancreaticobiliary, gastroenterology, hepatoma and colorectal. These meetings provide an invaluable learning experience while highlighting the important role we play in both diagnostics and therapeutics. Performing interventional procedures is a significant component of the daily workload ranging from basic ascitic taps right up to complex abdominal drain insertions and participating in image guided thermal tumour ablation. There is an expectation to participate in registrar mentoring and teaching.

Austin Health, Melbourne VIC

Who can apply:  Post FRANZCR (Advanced training fellowships)
Name of Institution: Austin Health. 145 Studley Rd, Heidelberg VIC 3084
Contact person / email: Kelvin Lim, Director of Fellowships - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hepatobilliary Fellowship: 1 year. The Austin is the liver transplant centre for Victoria & Tasmania, and hence have a great array of interesting hepatobiliary pathologies.  In the course of this fellowship, the fellow will take the weekly Liver Mass/Hepatoma MDM and the HPB MDM. If interested, this fellow also has the option of taking the IBD MDM.
Oncology Fellowship: 1 year. Structure depends on the clinical interests of the fellow. In the past, the fellows have rotated through Colorectal and Uro-oncology tumour streams with rotations of 4-6 months.
Interventional Fellowship: 1 year.   Predominantly vascular-work, but does include hepatobiliary interventions (eg: PTC, TACE of HCC etc.) and difficult body drainages & biopsies that would account for approximately 30% of clinical time.

Monash Health, Melbourne VIC

Who can apply: Usually post FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Monash Health. 246 Clayton Rd, Clayton VIC 3168
Contact person / email: Dr James Burnes This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Enquires regarding the dates for advertising and application can be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications approx. April/May each year.
Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging Fellowship:  1 year from early February. The Fellow gets exposure to high level abdominal imaging, in particular Liver, Pancreas and colorectal MRI and CT. Fellows are responsible for taking three weekly MDT's including - Cirrhosis / Liver cancer MDT, Upper GI surgery MDT, Hepato biliary surgery MDT. They also attend a fortnightly IBD MDT and have access to a weekly colorectal MDT

Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide SA

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution: SAMI - Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide SA 5006
Contact person / email: Dr. Andrea Glynn – Director of Training. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Paediatric and Women's Imaging Fellowship: Not every year.  Particularly for those wanting to pursue a career path in paediatric imaging.  There is some abdominal imaging included in the paediatric caseload.  Women's imaging is predominantly obstetric and pre and post term gynaecology.

Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth WA

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Fiona Stanley Hospital. 11 Robin Warren Dr, Murdoch WA 6150 www.fsh.health.wa.gov.au
Contact person / email: Radiology Admin Ms Julie Neale  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Body Imaging / Abdominal Fellowship: 12 monthly supervised Fellowships commencing either February or August.

Royal Perth Hospital, Perth WA

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Royal Perth Hospital. Victoria Square, Perth WA 6000
Contact person / email: Prof Liz Wylie This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Diagnostic Abdominal Fellowship: 12 months (or 6 months) dedicated Diagnostic Abdominal Fellowship. Subspecialist supervisors & MDMs in liver, upper & lower GI (including anorectal MR, MRE & CTC), urology & trauma imaging.
Abdominal Interventional Fellowship also available

Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Christchurch Hospital (Cantebury District Health Board) 2 Riccarton Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
Contact person / email: Dr Alex Mchaffie; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Abdominal Imaging Fellowship: 1 year. Diagnostic radiology.  Supervisor Dr Joel Dunn
Women's Imaging Fellowship: 1 year. Can be combined with paediatrics, on request.  Supervisor Rachel Belsham
Other Fellowships also available.

Pacific Radiology Christchurch, New Zealand

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution: Pacific Radiology, Southern Cross Hospital, 129 Bealey Ave, Christchurch, NZ
Contact person / email: Dr. Justin Hegarty This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Abdomino-pelvic Fellowship: 12 monthly run annually. High volume private abdomino-pelvic MRI and CT, with option of including oncology PET-CT if desired. 

Pacific Radiology Wellington, New Zealand

Who can apply:  Post  FRANZCR
Name of Institution:  Pacific Radiology, Wakefield Hospital, 99 Rintoul St, Wellington 6021 NZ
Contact person / email: Dr. Joe Feltham This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Abdomino-pelvic Fellowship: yearly for 12 months, focused on abdomino-pelvic MRI and CTC, but can incorporate minor intervention and PET-CT if desired. High volume of both private and public advanced imaging, with strong oncology focus. 4 days as fellow, 1 day private associate radiologist