Rotating residents in anesthesiology
Academic category: Postgraduate residency
Entrees: Qualified doctors in medicine, formally accepted as residents of anesthesiology by IUMS and assigned to HKC for urologic anesthesia and transplant surgery rotation in their third year of training
Acceptance: Through the annual national residency entrance exam, performed by the Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MOHME)
Capacity: Two per course (aver.)
Duration: One month along the three year training, full time
Staff: HKC department of anesthesiology
Course objectives: See course contents at the IUMS education dep.
Curriculum: See course contents at the IUMS education dep.
Evaluation: Regular internal evaluation by the department of anesthesiology and the annual national residency promotion and certification exam
Certification: National residency promotion and certification exam, and the national specialty board certification exam
Record: This program has been running since 1993
No. of rotating residents (until 2004): 234