In response to training needs in Central and South America, on August 6, 2008, the Clinica Reina Sofia Endoscopy Training Center and the Clinica Universitaria Colombia Endoscopy Training Center were inaugurated in Bogotá, Colombia.
Clinica Reina Sofia has obtained significant recognition in digestive endoscopy both in Colombia and abroad, and a sub-specialty program was created under the auspice of a new medical school, Unisanitas.
Digestive endoscopy unit:
ERCP suite with digital radiology support
Experimental animal suite
click the image on the left to enlarge.
Center Director: Dr. Luis Carlos Sabbagh
Diagonal 127a #31-46
Clinica Reina Sofia
Centro De Exploraciones Digestivas
For more comprehensive information on the Bogotá Training Center, including the trainee application process, course offerings, and other details, please refer to the downloadable pdf:
> Bogotá Training Center Information Packet ()
The WGO would like to give special thanks to Asociacion Interamericana de Gastroenterologia (AIGE), Organizacion Sanitas Internacional, Clinica Reina Sofia, and Olympus Latin America for their support and sponsorship of the WGO Bogota Training Center.