Research Ethics Education in the Balkans and Black Sea Region

This Certificate Program is sponsored by the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (New York) in partnership with the University of Belgrade, School of Medicine (Serbia). It is supported by NIH Research Grant # R25 TW008171funded by the Fogarty International Center, U.S. National Institute of Health.

Applicants must submit a completed and signed Scholarship Application Form, a current curriculum vitae (maximum 6 pages), and two letters of reference, including one from a Dean or Department Chair at your current institution. A Skype interview will also be required before admission to the Program.

This Research Ethics Education Program will be conducted in English. Competency in speaking, reading, and writing English is required. Access to a computer and high speed internet connection at home or at your institution is required.

Scholarships will cover tuition and books. For the first year two week on-site session, a stipend of US $400 for those residing in the Belgrade area and US $1,500 for those traveling from outside of the Belgrade area, will be provided to defray the cost of transportation and room and board. Comparable stipends will also be provided for the participation during the second and third year on-site seminars.

Applications will be considered in an ongoing basis. Applications will be accepted up until Monday, January 20, 2014. Admission decisions will be sent by Monday, February 24, 2014.


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