Clinical Observership

Observership positions are available to ENT surgeons and ENT surgical trainees (registrars or residents) in their final year of training in Laryngology with Associate Professor Daniel Novakovic. Observers are not permitted to have any direct patient contact unless they are registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). Observerships will allow potential candidates to observe at specific clinics and operating theatres.

Observerships are offered for a period of maximum one month. A duration of 1-2 weeks is strongly recommended for observation for candidates interested in applying for the Doctor Liang Voice Program laryngology fellowship


Please send all applications to our Program Manager at Overseas applications ideally should be received two months prior to commencement date to allow applicants for visa processing.

At the time of application, all applicants must provide:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of qualifications (medical degree and specialization)
  • Cover letter outlining objectives of observership
  • Indication of desired commencement date and duration of stay
  • Evidence of medical registration in home country

Prior to commencement, all applicants must provide:

  • Travel insurance
  • Immunization record