Visiting Scholarship Programme
for Chinese Radiologists Jo Li

Aim The ESOR Jo Li Visiting Scholarship Programme offers qualified radiologists from China the opportunity to be provided with exposure to advanced techniques, imaging protocols and practices. During three months of training the scholar will be provided with a structured, modular training on the chosen topic and will be supervised by a specialised tutor at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Number of available scholarships During 2020, one scholarship is available.


  1. This scholarship is applicable to fully qualified and practising Chinese radiologists at any stage of their career.
  2. Competence in producing a radiological report and communicating with clinicians and patients are essential. Knowledge of the principles of administration and management applied to a clinical department with multi-disciplinary staff and high-cost equipment are appreciated.  
  3. Previous experience in neuroradiology would be advantageous.
  4. Applicants must be proficient in English.
  5. Candidates may be interviewed prior to selection.
  6. ESR membership fees for 2020 must be settled.

Duration of scholarship and funding The scholarship will start in the spring/summer of 2020 and will last for three months (May - July). Please note that a postponement of the training period is not possible. The successful applicant will receive a grant by the Jo Li Trust. The training is offered for free. The scholar is responsible for his/her own health insurance.

Programme structureThe programme offers a structured modular training in neuroradiology with a strong research focus. The scholar will participate in a subspecialty research project under the direct supervision of a faculty mentor. The scholar will also have the opportunity to observe neuroradiology case readout sessions with trainee and faculty radiologists, Advance MRI including spectroscopy and functional MRI exposure and to attend a variety of didactic lectures and  multi-disciplinary meetings, all with a focus in neuroradiology.

Certification After completion of the training programme, the resident receives a certificate from ESR/ESOR. In order to receive this, the scholar must present a written report about his/her work and activities during the programme.

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About ESOR

... an established and growing institution, fulfilling the mission of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in the field of education.

                     Anastas Doreski, Skopje/MK

            Enrique F. Garces-Inigo, Albacete/ES

         Bruno Hochhegger, Porto Alegre/BR

            Saulius Rutkauskas, Kaunas/LT
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  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
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