Organisational aspects of the first part examination towards board certification in surgical specialities
Date: 2 November 2019, 11 a.m.
Place / Language:
Zurich: Irchel - University of Zurich
Lausanne: CHUV, Auditoire César Roux
The first part examination is a written test of knowledge and understanding of the basic sciences applied to the clinical practice of surgery. The requirement to pass the first part examination is set by the SIWF/ISFM and the professional association of the surgical specialities.
Admission to the first part examination:
Admission is subject to the regulations (WBO/RFP) of the Swiss institute for postgraduate and continuing education (SIWF/ISFM) of the Swiss medical association (FMH).
Registration shall be submitted within the official registration period on the website of the examination: www.basisexamen.ch
The registration period begins 1 July 2019 and ends 15 September 2019. A late registration is possibe from 16 September 2019 until 1 October 2019 for a surcharge of CHF 200.-.
The official registration ends on 1 October 2019 in any case.
Registration of a candidate is only effective once the online registration has been completed and the full payment of the examination fee has been received.
Confirmation of registration and access to the self assessment test will be sent by email once registration has been completed and payment received.
The regular registration fee is CHF 350.- for one-time participation. Late registration (16.9.2019 - 1.10.2019) and incomplete registration are subject to an additional fee of CHF 200.-!
Withdrawal for the examination:
In case of withdrawal from the examination by 2 September 2019, CHF 100.- will be credited for the 2020 examination. The full registration amount remains due if notification of withdrawal is received past 2 September 2019 and in case of no show for the examination, irrespective of the reason.