Summer School on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases

From Egypt; where all History and Beauty Lies within. Suez Canal Medical Students’ University is Calling:

“The 18th SCMSA Summer School on Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine” With just the right amount of each of these secret ingredients – Business: a once in a lifetime opportunity to gain Experience about infectious diseases & Tropical Medicine & Pleasure the opportunity to explore the treasures of Egypt. Curious? Then read on, here are the juicy details:

The courses will be based on Clinical sessions, Classes, lectures and seminars.

  • Time:  20th of July to the 2nd of August 2015 (Plus an optional 4 days trip to Sharm El Sheikh or Hurghada, so the whole thing ends on the 6th of August, 2014)
  • Number of Participants:  20 up to 40 students maximum “so hurry up reserve your place!”
  • Deadline for Applications:  First of May 2015.
  • Course Fees:  (EMSA Member Offer) 360 Euros (early registration) 420 Euros (registration after deadline) 450 Euros (upon arrival)


  • For accompanying non-medical persons, (in case of availability of places) fees are  -330 Euros (early registration)  -390 Euros (registration after deadline or upon arrival) -In case of cancellation: Fees shall be 80% refundable before the 5th of June.
  • The fees will cover: – Scientific course at Faculty of medicine Suez Canal University, Suez Canal University Teaching Hospitals, Infectious diseases hospital & Chest diseases hospital in Ismailia. – Air conditioned Accommodation in Ismailia, Egypt. – Transportation during the whole summer school period in AC buses. – 2 meals per day during all working days.
  • It also include a professionally designed social program: Social program inside & outside Ismailia.
  • 3 days trip to Cairo including transportation & air conditioned accommodation.
  • 2 days trip to Alexandria including transportation & air conditioned accommodation.
  • Half day Trip to Portsaid city.
  • Half day Trip to Ein EL-Sokhna city.
  • Visit to 6th of October War Memorials in Sinai.
  • Certificate for all those who complete the course.
  • Required Equipment: A white coat and a stethoscope. A camera will come in handy as well!
  • Optional Social Program: Optional half day trip to Safari and Sand boarding in wady el rayan. Optional 4 days trip will be organized to either Sharm El sheikh and/or Dahab/Hurghada. Other optional trips to different parts of Egypt (Hurghada, Luxor, Aswan or any other cities) may be organized upon your request.
  • Official Language: English

Climate and Clothing: The weather is sunny & warm in July; the average temperature ranges from 30 to 35°c, being one of the most beautiful countries during this period of the year. Hurry Up! Places are limited!


Online through our application form

More Information

SCMSA Summer School FB page , SCMSA Web pagefrequently asked Questions, SCMSA youtube Channel 

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