National Hospital Abuja Fellowship Training in Trauma & Surgical Critical Care

Posted on: Fri 11-02-2022

The National Trauma Centre was commissioned on the 11th of August 2014 and has been accredited for Post Fellowship Training in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care by the West African College of Surgeons. 

The National Trauma Centre, National Hospital Abuja in collaboration with The West African College of Surgeons, invites applications from Surgeons in any of the surgical specialities (general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, urological surgery, paediatric surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, plastic surgery) for Eighteen (18) months (Full Time) training in Trauma Care at the National Trauma Centre, National Hospital, Abuja. Successful completion of the training will lead to the award of a Fellowship in Advance Trauma Care of the West African College of Surgeons.


  1. FWACS or equivalent qualification acceptable to the West African College of Surgeons. 
  2. Evidence of personal commitment and interest in trauma and surgical critical care (Research and Publications) 
  3. Registration with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria. 

Note:  Fellows who are already in the permanent employment of other institutions, can apply for the training with the permission of their institutions, and should be able to return to the primary institutions at the completion of their training.

All Applications should be addressed to:

The Chief Medical Director

National Hospital,

Plot 132 Central District (Phase II)

P.M.B. 425 Garki,


All applications must be submitted to the Office of the Chief Medical Director National hospital Abuja latest by 15th April, 2022.


Director of Clinical Services 

For: Chief Medical Director / CEO