18 MAY 2018 / Meeting of the WHBA’s SNF Training Program in Clinical & Experimental Medicine Fellows

On Friday, May 18th, 2018, the World Hellenic Biomedical Association – WHBA organized a meeting to introduce the new fellows of its training program for top graduates from medical departments of Greek universities, entitled Stavros Niarchos Foundation Research Training Program in Clinical & Experimental Medicine (RTP-CEM). The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) is the exclusive supporter of the WHBA’s program.

The program supports the preparation of young Greek doctors and scientists for acquiring their medical specialties, in university hospitals and medical centers abroad. The program is designed to provide participants the necessary laboratory/clinical experience they need to become competitive in their efforts to secure clinical expertise positions, initially in the US and later in other countries.

The SNF’s grant supports up to 10 program trainees over the two-year period in the following categories:

  • 3-month Clinical Track 
  • 12-month Basic Science Track
  • 15-month Translational Medicine Track (combined clinical and laboratory practice)