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.»


INDIVIDUAL TRAINING COURSE IN THERAPEUTIC ENDOSCOPY


The Bolivian-Japanese Gastroenterology Institute in La Paz (IGBJ La Paz) is a public hospital of  third level, specialized in diagnosis and treatment of digestive diseases. In 2005, the World  Gastroenterology Organization (WGO) nominated the IGBJ La Paz as a Training Center in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy for Latin America.

The objective of this Program is to update, deepen and / or acquire knowledge and skills in the field of therapeutic endoscopy through a "hands on" training program.
For individual training in endoscopy, the WGO offers scholarships to be managed at the WGO La Paz Training Center.

Are invited to participate in the Training Programs of the WGO La Paz Training Center medical specialists in gastroenterology, digestive endoscopy or abdominal surgery with endoscopic practice; inhabitants of South America, Central America or the Caribbean, Mexico and Bolivia; and with a maximum age of 40 years.

 

INDIVIDUAL COURSE ON
THERAPEUTIC ENDOSCOPY