Scholarships available to physicians for pain master class in Minneapolis

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International Scholarships are available to physicians from low and moderate income countries for the 7th Annual Pediatric Pain Master Class, Minneapolis, MN (USA) plus a one-week clinical practicum (June 2-13, 2014)

Application Guidelines for 2-Week Scholarship 2014

Scholarships to applicants from low and moderate income countries for the Pediatric Pain Master Class, Minneapolis, MN, USA (June 7-13, 2014) plus a one-week clinical practicum (June 2-6, 2014) with the Pain and Palliative Care team

Funded by The Foundation of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, the Children’s Institute for Pain and Palliative Care (CIPPC) is offering two competitive scholarships for physicians from low and moderate income countries currently working in the field of pediatric pain and/or palliative care.

The recipients of this scholarship will be selected based on leadership abilities, commitment to moving the field of pediatric pain and palliative care forward, and attending to underserved pediatric populations. The goal of this scholarship program is to identify medical professionals who are in a position to improve acute and chronic pain management for children both in their institution and beyond (region or country).

This 2-week International Scholarship includes:

  • Airfare to and from Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Hotel accommodation and meals
  • 1-week practicum with the Pain & Palliative Care Team at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (June 2-6, 2014)
  • 100% course tuition for the Pediatric Pain Master Class, Minneapolis, MN, USA (June 7-13, 2014). For Master Class
  • details, visit http://www.childrensmn.org/PainAndPalliativeCare
  • Ongoing mentorship 

Eligibility criteria:

Find out more about the application process from the Department of Pain Medicine, Palliative Care & Integrative Medicine
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN [USA]