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2021 ZACOMS Exams Timetable

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In loving memory of Dr. Chisakuta

The Society of Anaesthetists of Zambia (SAZ) is deeply saddened by the untimely death of Dr. Anthony Chisakuta.
Read the obituary here

Extension fo the period for Late registration

For those accepted into our 2021 programmes, kindly note that the period for the late registration has been extended by a month.

THE NEW DEADLINE IS NOW 30th APRIL 2021. View the full document here

2020 Programs Application Extension

The Zambia College of Medicine and Surgery (ZACOMS) would like to announce an extension to the period for receiving applications from suitably qualified medical doctors wishing to pursue their specialist training beginning the 2020 academic year.

THE DEADLINE IS NOW 7TH FEBRUARY, 2020. This date also marks the last day of late registration for the 2020 academic year and therefore no applications will be processed after this date. View the available courses and get the applications forms here

Important Examination Rules

Please download the Examination rules here

ZACOMS STP 2020 Courses

Download the ZACOMS STP 2020 courses. Download Courses

 

Checklist for Registration

You can download the checklist required for the STP registration for the 2019. Download Checklist

Strategic Partners

Approved Curricular

Oncology

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Clinical Oncology (CO) in Zambia.Read more

Anaesthesia

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Anaesthesia (ANAES) in Zambia.Read more

Ophthalmology

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Ophthalmology (OPTH) in Zambia. Read more

Internal Medicine

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Internal Medicine (IM) in Zambia. Read more

Anatomic Pathology

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Anatomic Pathology (AP) in Zambia.Read more

Orthopaedics and Trauma

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Orthopaedics and Trauma (OT) in Zambia. Read more

Psychiatry

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Psychiatry (PSY) in Zambia.Read more

Paediatrics

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Paediatrics and Child Health (PCH) in Zambia. Read more

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (OBGY) in Zambia. Read more

Urology

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Urology (URO) in Zambia. Read more

General Surgery

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in General Surgery (GS) in Zambia. Read more

Neurosurgery

This Curriculum and Learning Guide describes the work-based competence-based professional training programme for the Specialty Training Programme (STP) in Neurosurgery (NRS) in Zambia. Read more

Key Reference Documents

Specialty Training Programme (STP) Guidelines for Zambia

The 2017 STP edition is a consolidation of earlier conventions for academic higher degrees… Read more

HRH Workforce Strategy for Zambia (MOH)

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National Health Strategic Plan (2017 – 2021)

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