Cairo International Medical Summer School 2017


Who hasn't fantasized about travelling and exploring the world? Is there even anything more satisfying than packing your bags and exploring a foreign land? The answer is: Yes, participating in our International Summer School. 


During the Summer School, you will not only gain a rich medical experience in our well-known hospitals but also explore the Egyptian culture and create unforgettable memories in an even more unforgettable land.

The lively capital city of Cairo, full of the ancient and the modern, as well as our highly- ranked Kasr Al Ainy hospitals, constantly brimming with different clinical cases, are enough to establish this as a one-in-a-million opportunity. Apply and don't let this chance pass you by!

---------------------------------------------------------------------
Program Details

Duration of the Program (10 Days and 9 nights)
  2nd August – 11th August
Place: Cairo, Egypt

Content
********************************************************
Main Program:
the SSS Cairo International Summer School includes high quality Scientific and Social programs

Scientific Part:
----------------------
This year you have the choice to apply to one of three courses offered:

1- Emergency and Basic Surgical skills course:
you will get to know the basics of Suturing techniques, Triage, CPR and have the chance to attend in Emergency department of Kasr Al Ainy hospitals which serves hundreds of patients a day.

2-Tropical medicine and Infectious diseases:
you will learn about Hepatitis, Schistosomiasis, Splenomegaly, Sonography basics, Gastroenterology

3- Pediatrics Medicine:
Pediatric emergencies, congenital anomalies, Down syndrome, and attend in the Pediatrics operation room.

Social and Cultural Part:
-------------------------------------
Daily social activity:
A professionally designed program to introduce international students to Egyptian history and Landmarks, every day there will be social activities to participate in

Weekend day trips:
-Day trip to Ancient Cairo where we will visit the Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Sail boat museum, Egyptian Museum of Antiques
-Day trip through Islamic Cairo
-Day trip to Alexandria: Egypt's second largest city and the lighthouse of science during the Hellenic era of Egypt

********************************************************************
-----------------------
Social Extension 
-----------------------
an optional 3 days trip after the end of the main program to:

-Dahab and St. Catherine
and/or
-Luxor and Aswan

*********************************************************************
Eligibility:
Any medical student from around the world
Good command of English language
*******************************************************************
Number of available spots: 
20-40 participants.
 

********************************************************************

Program fees: 325 USD
 

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Program includes:
-Airport pickup/drop off
-Welcome Party
-Accommodation in a hotel near hospital during the whole period
-2 meals per day
-Clinical clerkship for 5 days in your chosen course
-Transportation to and from hospital and through social program
-Welcome Package(SIM card, T-shirt, Notebook)
-Weekend day trips to (Alexandria, Pyramids, Islamic Cairo)

Program excludes:
-Entrance fees to attractions
-Other activities not mentioned above

********************************************************************
To read more details, check our website
www.ssscairo.org/summerschool/

To apply, fill the application form on the website before 20th of May 2017 12:00 am UTC+2

www.ssscairo.org/summerschool/apply/

Follow our face book page

https://www.facebook.com/SSSCairoWinterSummerSchools/

Follow our facebook event

https://www.facebook.com/events/973039116162692/