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Clinical Clerkships Programs (CCP)

(Human Medicine - Dentistry - Pharmacy - Physiotherapy - Nursing)

 

 

1- Definition & Aims

2- Our partners

3- General schedule

4- Conditions

5- Registration

 

 

1- Definition & Aims

 

The Clinical Clerkships Programs (CCP) are international programs through which the international undergraduate and postgraduate candidates can apply individually and directly online to join clinical electives in Cairo - Egypt in the following fields and their related subspecialties: Human Medicine - Dentistry - Pharmacy - Physiotherapy - Nursing.

 

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 2- Our partners  

  • - Cairo University, Faculties of: Human Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy & Nursing.

  • - Medical Education Development Center (MEDC), Faculty of Medicine, Cairo university, Egypt.

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 3- General schedule   

 

Clinical training in a previously chosen specialty, including in-patient clinical rounds,

out-patient clinics, operations, seminars & round table discussions.

 

For more info about the Faculties, Hospitals & Incoming Students feedbacks please visit:

 

1- Kasr Alaini Medical Faculty & Hospital

4- Incomings' Stories

 

2- Kasr Alaini Movie

 

5- Incomings' Slide Show

 

3- Kasr Alaini Map

 

6- Incomings' Destinations

 

 

NB: Suggested cultural & tour outings:

for more info, please visit on our website: Travel to Egypt

a) Attractions inside Cairo: Visiting Pyramids, sphinx, Saqqarah, Egyptian Museum, Cairo Citadel, Khan El Khalily Bazaar, Islamic Cairo, Coptic Cairo, Cairo Tower, Coffee shops, shopping malls, Down Town especially at night, Nile cruise ……

b) Attractions outside Cairo: Visiting historical cities such as Aswan , Luxor , Alex & Siwa or beaches and scuba diving such as in Red Sea resorts: Sahrm El Sheikh, Hurgada, Masra Alam, El Ain El Sokhna,  ……

NB: We always recommend the purchase of a good guide book (Lonely Planet - Egypt) not only to explain what you’re seeing but to put it all in historical and cultural perspective.

 

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 4- Conditions 

 

"According to their fields and subspecialties; all interested international undergraduate and postgraduate candidates are welcomed to apply individually and directly online to join the clinical clerkships programs."

 

1- Available Fields: All of the following fields and their related subspecialties are available: Human Medicine - Dentistry - Pharmacy - Physiotherapy - Nursing.

2- Level & Place  of Studies: Both certified undergraduate and postgraduate studies are available, at  Cairo University, Faculties of: Human Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy & Nursing.

3- Clerkship Training: English is the training language. 80% attendance is obligatory to get the training certificate. NB: Please bring stethoscope, white coat & operation room suit to change in the hospital.

4- Available Months: All through the year, and the Period of Clerkship is determined by the candidate.

5- Working Hours and Days: 6 working hours daily (9am : 3pm) & 5 working days weekly.   

6- EAIMS Administrative Fee (requested upon arrival): 200 euro. NB: Students from following Universities are welcomed without paying any Administrative Fee due to our Bilateral Cooperation Agreements;

1- Cologne - Germany

2- Vienna - Austria

3- Graz - Austria

4- Innsbruck - Austria

5- Gdansk - Poland

6- Iasi - Romania

7- Wenzhou - China

8- Hamilton - Canada

 

7- Board and Lodging: On the candidate's responsibility. However we can recommend you the following options:

 

 

 

 

    

NB: Suggested Nearby Accommodation Options:

 

1- Nile Garden Hotel ***: Just in front of Medical Faculty (Average 15 euro per night). Address: 131 Abdel Aziz Al-Seoud Street (Beside University Bridge) - El Manial - Cairo - Egypt. Tel: +20 2 23685767 & +20 2 23653422. For info, please visit: Nile Garden Hotel (Recommended).

 

2- Manial Youth Hostel: Just in front of Medical Faculty (Average 5 euro per night). Address: 135 Abdel Aziz Al-Seoud Street (Beside University Bridge) - El Manial - Cairo - Egypt. Tel: +20 2 23624593 & +20 2 23640729. For info, please visit: Manial Youth Hostel & HiHostel Cairo Official Website.

 

3- Nearby Five-Star Hotels: Only three minutes walking distance:

    - Grand Nile Tower Cairo: http://www.grandniletower.com/

    - Four Seasons Nile Plaza Cairo: http://www.fourseasons.com/caironp/

    - Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo: http://www.kempinski.com/en/cairo/nile-hotel/welcome/

 

4- Down Town Cheap Hostels & Hotels:

                        http://www.booking.com/country/eg.html

                        http://www.hostelworld.com/accommodation/Egypt

 

5- Renting Nearby Apartments: You can rent a nearby apartment in:

                - Cairo districts: Garden City – Manial – Down Town – Zamalek – Maadi.

                - Giza districts: Dokki – Mohandseen – Agouza – Giza – Kornish.

                  For more info please visit: http://www.cairohouseegypt.com/index.asp

 

 

NB: Suggested Nearby Restaurants Options:

1- Medical Faculty Restaurant: It is the Conference Center Cafeteria at Kasr Alaini Medical Faculty. It offers good meals starting from 1 euro in average. It is open from 8am till 4pm daily except Fridays. For info, please visit: Conference Center Cafeteria

2- Manial Area Restaurants: KFC, Pizza Hut, McDonald’s, Cook Door, La Rin, Moemen, Happy Dolphin, Humphris, Metro Supermarket, Kheer Zaman Supermarket,…..

3- Cairo Restaurants & Cafeterias: http://www.cairo360.com/

    

 

 

 

 

 

8- Special Remarks:
. CCP applicants should follow the morals and tradition of our country, medical faculty and organization.

. CCP applicants will afford the cost of their airplane tickets, transportation & outings.

. CCP applicants should follow the instructions of the accommodation place, as they would be responsible for paying the cost of any damage or loses if unfortunately happened.

. Any company with CCP applicants (e.g. a relative or a friend) shall be responsible for his/her personal board and lodging.
. In case of early arrival before the beginning of the clinical clerkship, CCP applicants shall be responsible for their personal board and lodging. Same applies in case they extend their stay after the clinical clerkship.

. CCP applicants will be received at the Faculty by an official EAIMS representative to introduce them to the training departments.

. CCP applicants should attend not less than 80% of the training program days in order to get the EAIMS training certificates. However CCP applicants will be responsible to get their own forms and logbooks signed and stamped by the supervising doctor at the training department.

 

9- Cultural Differences:

As any Oriental Country; Egypt has a conservative culture. However, due to its rich history, you can find many inter-cultural interactions especially in the following big cities which seem to be more International; Cairo, Giza, Alexandria, Shram-Elsheikh, Hurghada, Luxor, Aswan,... For more info about Egypt; please visit: General Info of Egypt and Lonely Planet - Egypt.

 

10- EAIMS Weekly Meeting:

EAIMS Coordinators will meet you weekly in a fixed time to discuss all issues related to the program and  listen to your feedbacks. At least 1 week before departure:

1- Please inform us by your exact departure date, time and place for final confirmation & arrangement.

2- Please be sure that you get your EAIMS training certificate (E-Certificate via email) and you also get your own forms and logbook signed and stamped by the supervising doctor at the training department.

3- Please be sure that you wrote your feedback in the Evaluation Sheet and gave it to us or fill it online.

 

 

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 5- Registration  

 

a) Please fill in the online Application Form (AF) on our web site then send it to us as well as the following 10 documents at least 3 months before the beginning of your clerkship:

1. Cover Letter for your package enumerating the enclosed documents.

2. Copy of the filled online application form (Print PDF).
3. C.V.  (Curriculum Vitae) with a recent personal photo.

4. Two recent personal photos.
5. A copy of your valid passport.
6. Motivation Letter.
7. Recommendation letter from your institution directed to: The head of EAIMS Trustees Board.

8. Recommendation letter from your institution directed to: Vice Dean of the related Cairo Faculty.

9. A copy of valid health insurance coverage certificate.

10. Cost Letter: A written & signed confirmation of paying the EAIMS Administrative Fee (200 euro upon arrival), as well as your responsibility to pay all your personal living costs in Egypt including; board, lodging, transportation, outings and other miscellaneous costs as medical treatment if unfortunately necessary. NB: Students from following Universities are welcomed without paying any Administrative Fee due to our Bilateral Cooperation Agreements;

1- Cologne - Germany

2- Vienna - Austria

3- Graz - Austria

4- Innsbruck - Austria

5- Gdansk - Poland

6- Iasi - Romania

7- Wenzhou - China

8- Hamilton - Canada

       

 

Please send us the above 10 documents as Email attachments to: eaims_gm@yahoo.com and also via post (Preferably by DHL) to the following postal address:

Dr. Mahmoud Abdelhalim Salama

EAIMS General Manager

26 Gezirat El Arab Street, Floor 8,
Mohandeseen - Giza - Egypt.

 

 

b) After we receive your Application Form (AF) and  your original documents, we will send you the Official Invitation Letter (OIL) by Email and also via post to your mail address -stated in your AF- at least 2 months before the beginning of your clerkship.

 

c) After you receive the Official Invitation letter (OIL), please fill in the online Card of Confirmation (CC) on our web site then send it to us at least 1 month before the beginning of your clerkship.

 

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