Subspecialties National Selection 

Subspecialties Applications Open

Applications for Subspecialties National Selection 2020 (2021 entry) are now open.

Applications close 1 February 2020 at 5:00pm (AEDT).
CGO   CGO Information for Applications (PDF) Application and Payment Form
CMFM   CMFM Information for Applicants (PDF)             Application and Payment Form
COGU   COGU Information for Applicants (PDF)                 Application and Payment Form
CREI   CREI Information for Applicants (PDF) Application and Payment Form
CU   CU Information for Applicants (PDF) Application and Payment Form


2020 Interview Dates

CGO     Chair, Dr Andrea Garrett     Friday 3 April
CMFM     Chair, Dr Emma Parry     Friday 24 April
COGU     Chair, Dr Patricia Lai     Friday 1 May
CREI     Chair, Professor Roger Hart       Wed 29 April
CU     Chair, A/Professor Chris Benness      Friday 17 April

The Subspecialty Training Programs lead to Certification as a Subspecialist in one of the following:
  • Gynaecological Oncology (CGO)
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine (CMFM)
  • Obstetrical and Gynaecological Ultrasound (COGU)
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (CREI)
  • Urogynaecology (CU)

Eligibility to enter the individual subspecialty training program is via National Selection only. 

Applicants who are assessed as Eligible to Enter the Subspecialties Training program are responsible for obtaining their own position in an accredited training unit.

The five Subspecialty Committees advertise annually in the RANZCOG Collegiate and O&G Magazine from August to February for Subspecialties National Selection   
Selection Criteria


All applicants are assessed against a selection criteria, including:  

  • Educational History

  • Employment History

  • Professional Development and Commitment to the Subspecialty

  • Teaching and Leadership Experience

  • Research, Publications and Presentations

  • References

  • Subspecialty-Specific  Elements

Please refer to the Information for Applicants document for further detail


More information

For futher information regarding RANZCOG Subspecialty Training Programs, contact the relevant training program:
CGO [email protected]        
CMFM [email protected]
COGU [email protected]
CREI [email protected]
CU [email protected]




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The following is a joint statement between the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the Urogynaecological Society of Australasia.



Statement on climate change

RANZCOG observes that there are significant negative health impacts as a result of climate change.



A vote for constitutional change

RANZCOG is pleased to announce the passage of a Special Resolution by Fellows at last week’s Annual General Meeting.