Decision on advanced studies

Decision on advanced studies "Dr Laza Lazarevic K." is intended for DMNS members who wish to undergo additional professional training and gain new experiences working on neurological departments of eminent medical centers in Europe.

For this type of training all DMNS members can apply.

The aim of the training is to improve the level of knowledge and skills in everyday clinical work of young neurologists, and also to implement scientific research in the field of clinical neurology by introducing new diagnostic procedures, learning the latest European protocols, facilitating future cooperation and projects with renowned European institutions.

Planned visits will be organized in academic / university European centers. We have access to the following cities: Milan, Dresden or Innsbruck. PThe planned stay is for a period of one month, and the planned funds, in the amount of 2,000 euros in dinar equivalent, are intended to cover the costs of travel, accommodation and residence.

Knowledge of English or the language spoken in the country of residence is required.

Applying must be done by filling the application form, which can be found on the website of the Society of Serbian Neurologists and attaching the following documents: - copy of passport (or ID card),
- Curriculum vitae,
- List of published scholar papers,
- A letter of recommendation by superiors colleagues (head or director of the institution you work at),
- Motivation letter

Complete documentation must be sent by mail to the following address:

Society of Serbian Neurologists
Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia
6 Dr Subotića street,
PO Box 12
11129 Beograd 12

and by e-mail:

The selection of candidates shall be performed by a team consisting of DNS presidency, the DMNS presidency and the DMNS Committee for scholarships, based on information from CVs and letters of recommendation.

The competition results will be announced no later than on 1 September of the current year. Selected candidates will be notified both by mail and e-mail. Advanced studies should be realized by the next April..

The selected candidate is expected to get a cover letter (letter of recommendation) after completion of training, by mentor he performed the advanced studies with. Upon return to the home institution (within one month from the date of return) selected candidate should submit brief report on the stay to the DMNS representation, which will have to include a general impression of the performance of education, the advantages and shortcomings of stay as well as suggestions that will help in the further development of the scholarship project and approximate financial report.

The report will be a part of a Society of Young Serbian Neurologists' journal content, Sinapsa

Željko Živanović,
Scholarship Committee President

Form and scoring explanation

Application form for Advanced studies, “Dr Laza K. Lazarevic“ download here.
Download the form, fill it in and send as the electronic form via e-mail address at the bottom.

Scoring explanation for Advanced studies, “Dr Laza K. Lazarevic“ download
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Professional development competition report
“Dr Laza K. Lazarević” - Bayer for 2014

Dear Colleagues,
The third competition for advanced studies "Dr Laza K.Lazarevic " has recently finished. Four candidates were reported at this year's competition. Selection of the candidates was based on predefined criteria, and the ranking list was based on the number of points, upon which DNS and DMNS presidency have chosen the winners.

The winner of decision on advanced studies, "Dr Laza K.Lazarevic" for 2014 is Dr Srdjan Ljubisavljević.

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Report on the advanced studies of Aleksandra Radojičić

In the period from June 10 to July 9, 2014 I stayed at the Center for Headaches of one of Europe's largest hospitals "Allgemeines Krankenhaus der Stadt Wien" in Vienna, which is also the headquarters of the Vienna Medical University. ...

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Report from the advanced studies of Sabrina Hadžiosmanović Gec

Dear colleagues,
It is my honor and pleasure to thank to the Committee for the scholarship "Dr Laza K. Lazarevic", Society of Young Serbian Neurologists and Society of Serbian Neurologists, headed by prof. Dr Vladimir S. Kostic, for the given, for me more than the a unique opportunity to be in one of the most prestigious centers, the Center for the Pre-surgical Evaluation and Surgery of Pharmacoresistant Epilepsy "Claudio Munari," at Niguarda Ca'Grande Hospital in Milan, under the supervision of one of the pioneers of stereotactic encephalography, Dr Stefano Francione, from 6 January 2013 to 8 February 2013 ...

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