UMassMedical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

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Additional training in Gastroenterology

This Fourth Year (non-accreditted) Fellowship  is an advanced track in endoscopy.  During that year, applicant will learn therapeutic EUS (including tissue acquisition, cyst ablation, and pseudocyst drainage) and therapeutic ERCP.  He/She will also be exposed to GI Cancer patients and learn the various palliative modalities.

Fellow will be expected to complete a research protocol during that year and present his/her work at one of the national society meeting.

To apply, please send the following:


  • Application
  • C.V.
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Letter from current Gastroenterology Fellowship Director indicating your anticipated date of graduation 
  •  TO:

Wahid Wassef, MD
ATTN: Wendy J. Rickert 
Division of Gastroenterology
UMass Memorial Medical Center
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA  01655