Funded by SICOT & Peking University Shenzhen Hospital, China
Every year, SICOT offers 10 surgeons a one- to two-month fellowship at the Peking University Shenzhen Hospital in Shenzhen (China).
The Peking University Shenzhen Hospital will provide accommodation in a 4-bed dormitory. Should the fellow prefer another type of accommodation, the Peking University will help search for it. The Peking Hospital will also provide the fellow with a daily allowance of RMB 200. The travel expenses will be reimbursed by SICOT up to EUR 1,000 (economy ticket only; taxis will only be reimbursed at a reasonable amount; airport shuttle bus service must be used in priority to taxis).
This hospital’s subspecialties are spine surgery (3 places), sports medicine & rehabilitation (3 places), hand & microsurgery (3 places), and joint surgery (1 place).
Must be a SICOT member with membership dues paid two years in a row at the time of the application (the year of the application and the year before)
Under 45 years of age
Applicant must have five or more years of specialised orthopaedic training
Health insurance coverage during stay at centre
Medical check-up before travel
Documents to submit:
Application letter explaining the reason for this application
Scan of passport or birth certificate
Proof of SICOT membership
Letter of recommendation from current Head of Department
Health insurance contract
Medical check-up and Certificate of health and vaccination
Applications should be sent to:
Dr Yong-Can Huang
Tel.: +852 18318815860
Deadline: applications are welcome throughout the year