Diploma Equivalence (Basic Diploma)
EUROSPINE, the Spine Society of Europe agree to a partnership for diploma equivalence related to the EUROSPINE Diploma with several societies.
Who is eligible for Diploma Equivalence?
What is needed to apply for the EUROSPINE Diploma?1. The applicant must be a graduate of one of the partner society and be listed as a "graduate" on the partner society list as well as provide a copy of the diploma document. Certificates of completion, attendance certificates, CME certificates of one or all modules and membership certificates are NOT considered as valid proofs with the exception of the equivalence with TSS. Only applications containing the correct equivalent diploma will be processed. It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide the correct document proving eligibility. Applicants failing to provide the correct documents may be asked to apply again and pay the processing fee once more. In case of doubts, applicants are advised to contact the Society which issued their diploma directly before applying to EUROSPINE.
2. The applicant must submit their full name as it appears on the partner society diploma.
3. The applicant must pay €100 administrative fee to EUROSPINE. The payment must be received before the EUROSPINE Diploma can be issued.
4. The applicant must provide the correct contact details.
a. For equivalence with the EANS, this is only available for the diplomates as of 2018 (i.e. not retroactively)
b. If you have completed your modules with several societies, please complete the Multi-Sourced diploma application form and NOT the form below!
b. If you want to apply for Advanced Diploma, please complete the Advanced Diploma application form and NOT the form below
What happens after the Application has been completed?
Only complete applications including a valid proof of eligibility will be processed!
IMPORTANT!Applications for Advanced Diploma Equivalence WILL NOT be accepted if applied for with the below application.
Application for Advanced Diploma Equivalence is a separate process which MUST be completed through the Advanced Diploma Application!