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How to Apply

Eligibility

Those wishing to apply must fulfill the following criteria:

  • English speaking, mid-career level, practicing physicians with teaching responsibilities from Central and Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the former Soviet Union and Africa.
  • Applicants from other countries must pay their own travel and accommodation. Board and tuition is provided by the organiser. A limited number of fellowships are available for applicants from other countries
  • For first time applicants, the age requirement is between 30 and 45 years of age, and for seminar alumni who are reapplying, up to 50 years
  • Certified specialist in the medical topic of the seminar or in final year of training
  • Publications: in mother tongue, and particularly in English
  • Uploaded proof of required documentation (see application process)
  • Country coordinator recommendation (when applicable)

As of August 1, 2014 participants from many countries have to cover their own travel. Please see OMI SMSI Travel & Reimbursement Guidelines.

Application Process & Deadlines

Applications to seminars must be done online. It is only possible to apply to seminars with open deadlines. Please click on "Apply" in the Dates & Topics or go directly to the Online Application Platform.

Selection Process

  • Open competition, selection based on merit
  • 30 slots per seminar are available
  • Equal representation of all countries whenever possible
  • Cross-over seminars are offered just for Salzburg Medical Seminar alumni

Candidates will be notified if their application has been successful or not by email in due course.
Should you have any questions regarding Salzburg Medical Seminars please send an email to smsi@openmedicalinstitute.org