Program Director Message

Eastern Virginia Medical School’s (EVMS) Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine is a progressive fellowship offering the ideal mix of superb clinical skills and a strong research foundation in the field of Maternal-Fetal Medicine.

There are numerous reasons to consider the MFM fellowship at EVMS. First, the division is clinically busy with over 3,800 deliveries per year, with the majority being high-risk pregnancies. Second, we have extensive expertise in prenatal diagnosis and management of fetal anomalies, a newly established fetal surgery program, and our faculty is internationally renowned for fetal echocardiography. Third, during your fellowship you will have 10-18 consecutive months to complete your clinical research projects. Fourth, all 8 fulltime MFM faculty in the division have years of clinical experience, with diverse interests in obstetric topics. Fifth, the division has 17 sonographers, five genetic counselors, six diabetic educators, and five physician-extenders. Sixth, South-eastern Virginia, with easy access to urban living and beaches, is an ideal place to live and raise a family.

Thus, if you are seeking a MFM fellowship which will ensure superb training in clinical and surgical obstetrics and advanced obstetric sonography, while ensuring you have ample time to do clinical research, visit us in Norfolk and consider being part of this exciting division!

For additional inquiry, please contact us at 757.446.7912.

Alfred Abuhamad, MD
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship ‌Director