The first sTANDEM exam session will be held on 22 March 2014 at the following exam centers:
- Austria, Innsbruck Medical University
- Hungary, University of Pécs, Faculty of General Medicine
- Poland, Krakow, Jagiellonian University Medical College
- Romania, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Târgu-Mures
The first exam session is offered free of charge on a first come first served basis.
Online registration will be open on 1 March 2014.
We strongly recommend that you visit this page regularly before the March 2014 exams begin, so that you are informed of any important news or updates that may affect this exam session.
We are delighted to announce that LECUTRIO – a German online learning platform – have generously pledged to support us by authorizing the use of medical lectures as authentic materials for sTANDEM examination papers.
The Pyramid Group is inviting proposals for presentations and workshops/interactive sessions for the 2014 International Medical English Conference which will be held on Saturday, 13th September 2014 at the City College Norwich, UK.
The conference will bring together the academic and non-academic sectors and will be showcasing the latest teaching trends and featuring leading practitioners in the field of teaching English for medical and healthcare purposes.
We will be accepting 20 proposals (talks and workshops). A total of twenty 60-minute slots have been planned with a maximum of 4 sessions in each slot. There will be 2 academic tracks and 2 non-academic tracks.
The registration form is also available for download at: http://medicalenglishconference.wordpress.com
All proposals should be sent to Paul East: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please read the speaker guidelines before submitting your proposal.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Paul East and Jeff Heasman
We are pleased to announce that Specialist Language Courses – a specialist professional and business language training consultancy has become an Associated Partner of the sTANDEM consortium.
Following a successful ‘open meeting’ in which members of the media and medical professions were present, we are pleased to say that the TheSynapse, a Medical Professional Network providing news, service and resources to medical professionals, has now joined the sTANDEM consortium as an Associated Partner.
We are pleased to announce that the Pyramid Groupproviding specialist English training including Medical English courses has become an Associated Partner of the sTANDEM consortium.
We are glad to announce that International Medical Publishing – a publishing company editing a professional medical journal has become an Associated Partner of the sTANDEM consortium.
We are delighted to announce that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) – one of the most influential medical periodicals worldwide – have generously pledged to support us by authorizing the use of copyrighted NEJM materials in sTANDEM examination papers.
We are pleased to announce that the Ioannina Medical School which is part of the University of Ioannina has become an Associated Partner of the sTANDEM consortium.
Are you looking for ways to recruit international exchange students or medical staff with the right professional language skills?
sTANDEM exams help stakeholders choose foreign medical students and graduates with the professional language skills required for medical school or university, for medical externships, exchange programmes, employment in the health sector and promotion at your institution.
Our standardised language assessment and certification system will help you find the right people, and also help the right people find you.