Jamjoom Pharma Scholarship

Jamjoom Pharma is proud to launch its vibrant CME program (JPS – Jamjoom pharma Scholarship) in cooperation with the ICO (International Council of Ophthalmology). This entirely funded scholarship comprises of a fellowship program for eligible candidates in ICO nominated countries.

Jamjoom Pharma will establish a selection committee which will consist of head of societies, head of departments & key ophthalmologists leaders. This committee will be authorized to select the candidates for the fellowship program.

Candidates who are applying must submit the following:

  • A scanned copy of the title page of the passport.
  • Certificate of “specialist in ophthalmology” in English or a certified translation in English, should this be a university degree or hospital certification.
  • A confirmation from the Institute on the completion of residency training
  • Two recommendation letters from superiors with clear indication on work performance and tasks allocated
  • Maximum age for applicants is limited to 40 years
  • Candidates must be willing to travel abroad for training

 

ICO will assist the selected candidates with their applications. All the above mentioned conditions have to be met in order to obtain a confirmation on eligibility

Once the selection has been finalized, the selected candidates will be granted an access to ICO Directory of Training Centers. This directory will provide a list of training institutes in various countries. The candidates will reserve the right to choose between these nominated countries and opt for a three month training program.

All final verdicts regarding the selected physicians will be solely made by the ICO, with no influence from Jamjoom pharma.

Jamjoom Pharma has initiated this program as a gesture of corporate social responsibility and as a means to give back to the medical profession in our area.