Acquired competencies will be evaluated with an exam at the end of each module. In addition, students will need to complete a mini-thesis on a study case in small multi-disciplinary groups. Altogether, completion of the program is awarded 10 ECTS.
The program is also recognized as continuing medical education (CME) by the following societies:
- Swiss Society of Medical Oncology: 28 credits per module, 112 credits for the whole CAS.
- Swiss Society of Hematology: 28 credits per module, 112 credits for the whole CAS.
- Swiss Society of Pathology: 56 pathology-specific credits, 56 non-specific CME credits.
- Swiss Society of Medical Genetics: 24 credits for module 1, 32 credits for the whole CAS.
Participants interested in attending only one module are also welcome, and will receive a short course certificate with 2 ECTS, provided they pass the exam at the end of the module. CME credits may also be requested to the societies above.