International physician observer program



The Observership program is an informal shadowing experience that enables participants to watch procedures and surgeries; attend   patient rounds and teaching conferences. Observers are not permitted to have patient care responsibilities or involvement in any form of volunteer research.


Who is Eligible?

The International Physician Observer Program is open to: 

  • Fully trained international oral & maxillofacial Surgeons currently practicing abroad.
  • International oral & maxillofacial surgery residents currently enrolled in a residency program at a foreign institution and who are expected to graduate from that same institution.



The length of stay is typically is one month.


How to Apply:

Please contact Dr. Carlos Ramirez at  Please include a copy of your Curriculum Vitae.