Currently recruiting

The 8th advanced educational programme in obstetric anaesthesia now welcomes applicants for the fellowship.

The programme lasts two years and consists of:

  • Clinical training, working in one or two departments of anesthesia, at least one with a special division for obstetric anesthesia
  • Four SSAI courses in various Nordic countries and participation in the SSAI Congress 2026
  • A four-week exchange program in a foreign country
  • Research project

Preliminary course dates:

  • Sweden Sept/ Oct 2024
  • London Nov 2024
  • Copenhagen May 2025
  • TBA Jan 2026
  • SSAI Congress Reykjavik 2026

After fulfilling the Advanced Education Program, the candidate will be awarded a SSAI Certificate in Obstetric Anesthesia.

Application deadline: 1st May 2024

Programme starts: 1st. September 2024


Advert obstetric training programme
Information and portfolio 2024
Application form obstetric training programme 2024
Contract obstetric training programme 2024

How to apply

You need to fill out

  • the application with info and signature
  • the contract with signatures of applicant AND the chair of the host clinic

These need to be scanned to pdfs and sent by email to:

Obstetric Anaesthesia Programme Chairman

Kim Ekelund

Department of Anaesthesiology
Juliane Marie Centre
Blegdamsvej 3
2100 København Ø.

Obstetric Anaesthesia Working group