The Anatomy of Complications Workshop Pacific Scholarship


The Anatomy of Complications Workshop (ACW) provides this scholarship to continue its legacy of support for capacity-building of the O&G workforce in the Pacific, which first commenced in 2006. ACW is a part of the not-for-profit Women and Infants Research Foundation.

The scholarship provides senior O&G trainees and young O&G specialists in the Pacific with an opportunity for education, interaction, networking, professional support and case discussions with a focus on O&G surgical complications. It provides free registration for a two-day Anatomy of Complications Workshop in Perth, Western Australia, as well as funding for associated travel and accommodation costs.

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The scholarship will be awarded to a Master of Medicine (O&G) senior trainee or a recent Master of Medicine (O&G) graduate from the Pacific medical schools with which RANZCOG has professional involvement:

University of Papua New Guinea School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Fiji National University College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Number of scholarships

One scholarship per biennium. The next scholarship will be available in 2025.

Selection and adjudication

Awardees are nominated by Pacific medical schools in most cases.

Scholarship adjudication is conducted by ACW.


For further information, please contact our Global Health team:


Or visit the ACW website:

21 August 2023