Nanoori Medical Research Institute

[Nanoori Doctors Share their Knowledge with Worldwide]

This program was created with the Minnesota Project base on. Since 2016, the Nanoori Hospital has been providing training programs for doctors in countries that need medical development, as well as doctors around the world who need to the latest medical techniques from standard surgery to minimally invasive surgery.

1. NAVI Visiting Surgeon Program

This course will be held once a month for two weeks or a month and will focus on learning the full skills of Nanoori’s minimally invasive procedures and standard surgeries. You can learn a variety of endoscopic procedures, including basic surgical anatomy required for surgery and also Percutaneous endoscopic Discectomy for Transforaminal / Interlaminar / Stenosis Decompression. So far nearly 100 doctors from 20 countries participated in the training.


The main program is:
- Surgical Observation & Hands on Workshop
- Percutaneous Endoscopic Spine Surgeries Lecture
- Join the Nanoori Tele Symposium & Daily Case Conference

2. Intensive Fellowship

This is called the NAVI International Fellowship Program, you will be able to learn the full extent of the operation at Nanoori Hospital for six months or one year, especially during the training of the Percutaneous Endoscopic Spine Surgery. In addition to attending surgery, the program is organized so that you can learn more about surgical skills through joint clinical research with the doctor in charge and use the knowledge you learned from the academic activities back home country.


The main program is:
- Surgical Observation & Hands on Workshop
- Percutaneous Endoscopic Spine Surgeries Lecture
- Join the Nanoori Tele Symposium & Daily Case Conference
- Writing papers and text books
(Writing papers more than 1 original article, 2 case reports)
- Attend and presentation to Spine Congress in Republic of Korea
- Writing daily report etc.

3. Special Observation

Visits to build an international patient delivery and close business model with overseas hospitals or by Special Issue are subject to the visit and will be conducted in addition to the regular course. (Please contact us separately.)


4. Method of Apply

1) Please go to Apply in NAVI Fellowship page.

2) Please select a training period and enter basic information.

3) Download Application Form upload the file.

* The accommodation(hotel) is optional.

4) Upload your CV, certificates, career certificates, etc.

5) The course coordinator will check the documents and contact you individually.


5. Course Fee & Qualification Requirement

1) NAVI International Visiting Surgeon Program

*Excluding Accommodation & Flight

2) Intensive Fellowship Program

- Free for program fee and accommodation

- Stipend 500,000 KRW

3) Basic Requirements: A Specialist with more than five years of clinical experience. / Those who have passed the video interview (only those who have applied for the Intensive Course)