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Fellowship for foreign doctors

Who can apply for fellowship

May apply for voluntary attendance at the Rizzoli Ortopaedic Institute citizens (Italian and foreign) who be a part of health care professions, welfare, scientific and administrative research sectors.

Voluntary members of the health care professions must be in possession of the qualification provided in their respective legal systems and, as a rule, in the case of a medical profession, the diploma of specialization in the discipline for which it is required to attend the Institute.


The application must be submitted to the Operating Unit chosen for the frequency by filling in a special form available on the institutional site of the Institute (

The authorization (or refusal) will be issued by the Management of the Operating Unit chosen by the visitor

The communication of the authorization will be transmitted by the Management using the same e-mail address used by the latter to propose the application.

Length of attendance

The voluntary attendance at the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute is authorized from a minimum of 7 days to a maximum of 12 months.