Swedish specialist medical training appointed the highest grading by Saudi Arabia

Swedish Specialist medical training SMTP has been appointed the highest tier by Saudi Commission for Health Specialities.
This means that Saudi doctors completing a specialist medical training in Sweden shall be treated as the first group when applying for the degree of registrar/specialist in Saudi Arabia. This recipient shall also be treated as the first group when applying for a consultant degree after passing the theoretical test, similar to the theoretical test of the Saudi Board test in the same specialisation.

This is terrific news for the group of 30 doctors that are active in training at Skåne University Hospital and other hospitals in Region Skåne.