Endorsement Process

  1. Institution completes the Fellowship Program Profile/Application. The Profile/Application includes the following:
    1. General Program and Contact Information
    2. Fellowship Program Information
      1. Description
      2. Focus Areas
      3. Annual Case Volume (Surgical/Clinical Procedures)
      4. Research Focus (if applicable)
      5. Fellow Activities/Time Allocation
    3. Faculty Information:
    4. Description of Policies Governing the Fellowship:
    5. Fellowship Budget/Funding Sources
  2. Application is reviewed by the Fellowship and Residency Education Committee
  3. Approved programs are listed as endorsed programs on the SMSNA website.