Belarusian Pediatric Program

CMCF is committed to expanding its fellowship program beyond the borders of Eastern Europe to include countries that have similar training needs as found in Eastern Europe. Each new country pediatric training program requires separate funding source in order to be initiated.  Donors interested in supporting the development of new pediatric fellowship programs, please contact

In 2013, the 7th Congress of the International Pediatric Transplant Association, (IPTA), held in Warsaw, was organized under the leadership of Professor Piotr Kalicinski, Children’s Memorial Hospital, Warsaw, a former CMCF Fellow and now one of the leading experts on Pediatric Transplantation.  The IPTA was hailed as the most important congress that highlighted recent advances in clinical and basic sciences related to pediatric transplantation ever to be held in Poland.

  • CMCF supported 7 pediatric specialists from the Belarusian State Medical University and Belarusian Research Center for Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology to attend the International Pediatric Transplant Association conference. (IPTA).

  • In 2013, CMCF also funded one Fellowship for a doctor to attend the 49th European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplantation Congress in Paris. (ERA-EDTA).

Leading Belarusian Medical University hospitals associated with CMCF Program are:

  • Belarusian State Medical University
  • Belarusian Research Center for Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology
  • Belarusian Children’s Hospice