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.»


SCHOLARSHIPS


14th INTERNATIONAL COURSE ON ADVANCES IN GASTROENTEROLOGY AND DIGESTIVE ENDOSCOPY:

  • • 20 full scholarships for medical specialists of Latin America granted by JICA.
    • 10 full scholarships for medical specialists of Bolivia granted by WGO.
    • 10 partial scholarships for medical specialists of Latin America granted by the Industry.

INDIVIDUAL COURSE ON THERAPEUTIC ENDOSCOPY:

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