INSTITUTIONS INVOLVED

World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO)
Through its Committee of Education and Training, supports the academic activities of the WGO La Paz Training Center, providing lectures and scholarships.»


Bolivian-Japanese Institute of Gastroenterology (I.G.B.J. La Paz)
It is headquarters of the WGO La Paz Training Center since 2005 and it is operator of training programs.


Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Supports to IGBJ on training programs of WGO La Paz Training Center, providing complete scholarships to young professional specialists from Latin America.


Bolivian Society of Gastroenterology (SBG)
As a member of the WGO, it is nexus with institution that governs specialty worldwide.»


DATES 2018


  • 1st. Period: From March 13th to July 15th, 2018.
  • 2nd. Period: From July 19th to November 16th, 2018.

Note.- Fellows of the first period have the right of scholarship to participate in the 14th International Course on Advances in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy (April 11 to 18, 2018).

  • 4 annual scholarships granted by WGO (for a period of five moths each one).

Application deadline is January 19, 2018.

The Selection Committee will announce the results in a personalized way until January 26, 2018.