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RSU International Winter School on Emergency Medicine offers local and international medical and healthcare students, who have completed two years of study, the opportunity of invaluable and efficient high-quality training in the area of Emergency Medicine. The programme combines lectures, practical work, scenario-based training by country’s leading experts. Additional added-value is given to social activities within the winter school.

The language of instruction is English. International students are awarded a certificate of attendance from Rīga Stradiņš University (based on a minimum of 80 % attendance and participation in all planned study activities).

Local students are awarded 2 points for admission in a Residency programme.

The number of participants is limited for the purpose of providing sufficient quality of the study process.

Application deadline: 14th December 2014 (UTC +2:00).

Programme fee

The fee of the programme is 250 € (accommodation, meals (except coffee breaks), travelling expenses and pocket money are NOT INCLUDED).


International and Latvian medical students having completed a minimum of 2 years of undergraduate medical studies.


The Winter School takes place from 27th till 30th January 2015.


Students will receive a certificate of attendance. There is no exam, but attendance of at least 80 % and participation in all the scheduled study activities is required to get the certificate.

How to apply

Applicants should complete the application form.

We encourage you to sign up early, as admission is on a "first come, first served" basis.