Fellowship Grant Program
A program of sponsoring one surgeon per year to undertake a three-year specialized medical training on Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery under the supervision of the Papras (Philippine Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons), the duly accredited society by the Professional Regulation Commission to undertake the specific training. While the fellow is assigned to a training officer or a senior consultant who acts a mentor to provide guidance and ensure that the fellow’s time is focused on substantive cases and activities required to complete the training. Philippine Band of Mercy provides a monthly stipend of US$218 to the grantee for three-years. After the training, the fellow grantee will then serve as volunteer surgeon in the different parts of the country where they can establish their medical practice.