Conference Exchange in Croazia e Olanda

Cari colleghi, di seguito due nuove entusiasmanti opportunità di approfondire come funziona la medicina generale in Croazia ed in Olanda, le mete sono:

Zagabria dal 13 al 15 dicembre 2018, deadline per la domanda il 30 ottobre 2018

Amsterdam & Utrech dal 22 al 26 gennaio 2019, deadline per la domanda il 25 novembre 2018

Per fare domanda è necessario essere in regola con l’iscrizione al Movimento Giotto ed inviare candidatura + CV (entrambi in in inglese) a

miniexchange@movimentogiotto.org entro la deadline di riferimento.

Qui di seguito trovate le lettere di invito ufficiali con le informazioni dettagliate.

2018 VdGM/Foundation for the Development of Family Medicine in Croatia, Conference Exchange, Zagreb (Croatia)

Foundation for the Development of Family Medicine in Croatia in collaboration with the Vasco da Gama Movement are pleased to invite 15 trainees or young family doctors to participate at the Conference „Foundation days“,  at Zagreb,  from 13th to 15th December 2018.

On Thursday, December 13th 2018, all the participants will meet in the afternoon with their Croatian counterpart at the „A. Stampar“ School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Zagreb University, to discuss the Croatia health care system, medical education and speciality training scheme in Family Medicine. On Friday morning, December 14th, the participants will have possibility to spend time with family doctors and their patients in GP practices of Zagreb and surrounding areas. On Friday afternoon, December 14th, the participants will participate at the „Foundation Days“ Conference, at which the Foundation activities and new research results will be presented by the Croatian family doctors. On Saturday morning, December 15th 2018 the participants are expected to present their reports regarding different aspects of family medicine and education in their countries. The international perspective of family medicine, research and collaboration will be also discussed. A social program will be organised.

The accommodation is organised at the „A. Stampar“ School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Zagreb University, Rockefellerova 4, and it is covered by the organiser as well as some meals and free ticket to participate at the Conference. Please note, that travel expenses have to be paid by the participants.

Placement confirmation will be given till 20.11.2018.

Looking forward to see you in Zagreb!

Announcement for Dutch Conference Exchange in January 2019 @ Amsterdam & Utrecht!

Dear National Exchange Coordinators,

We would like to invite our colleagues from the Vasco da Gama Movement to participate in the Dutch Conference Exchange in Amsterdam & Utrecht from 22nd-26th of January 2019! 

Conference Exchange information:

Arrival:                                    22nd of January at Schiphol Airport, transfer to host

Primary care exchange:         23rd of January observation in a Dutch practice together with Dutch GP trainee

Conference:                            LOVAH Conference at 25th of January in Utrecht. We have translation systems available.  

Cultural & Social program:     24th in Amsterdam. We will visit a Heroine Project and there is a talk about euthanasia. You will have some free time to explore Amsterdam. Dinner in Utrecht. 

Accommodation:                    22nd and 23rd at GP host, 24th en 25th at a hotel in Utrecht.

What is included:                   The conference entrance, all accommodation and party with dinner are included. You have to arrange and pay the transport yourself. 

There are 24 places available for this Conference Exchange. 

Please note that participants will need to get permission from their current working place before applying. Transportation on the date of arrival and departure are not included and will have to be arranged by the participants themselves. Candidates have to write a motivation letter and curriculum vitae in English.