The Brazilian Government offers different types of visa depending on your purpose of travel. If you are interested to attend a seminar, conference, workshop, etc. in South Africa, you have to apply for a Tourist (VITUR) visa. Time required to issue the visa is up to 3 working days. After issuing a visa, you can stay in Brazil for a maximum of six months in any twelve-month period. The general requirements for the visa are mentioned below
- A passport valid for the next six months.
- One passport size photograph.
- Originals and one complete set of photocopies of return ticket or proof of means of support during the applicant’s stay in Brazil (recent bank and credit card statements, pay slips, are accepted as proof).
- Certificate of vaccination, where necessary.
- For applicants participating in conferences, seminars, artistic or sports events, a letter from the organizers.
- Receipt of payment of the consular fee.
- Driver’s License for Id proof.
For more information, please visit the following link: http://visacentral.com/brazil-visa
|Need to Apply||Yes|
|How to apply||In person|
|Yellow Fever Vaccination||Yes|
MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Connecticut Medical Examining Board
Connecticut Medical Examining Board accepts the credit courses that are accredited by ACCME and awards AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
CME Credits Required : 50.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 0.00
A minimum of 50 contact hours of qualifying continuing medical education every 2 years commencing on the first date of license renewal;1 contact hour means a minimum of 50 minutes of the continuing education activity once every 6 years.1 CME hour in each of the following topics:
(A) Infectious diseases, including, but not limited to, acquired immune deficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus,
(B) risk management,
(C) sexual assault,
(D) domestic violence,
(E) cultural competency,
(F) behavioral health.
Beginning January 1, 2020, such behavioral health CME must include at least 2 contact hours on diagnosing and treating (i) cognitive conditions, including, but not limited to, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, delirium, related cognitive impairments, and geriatric depression, or (ii) mental health conditions, including, but not limited to, those common to veterans and family members of veterans such as post-traumatic stress, risk of suicide, depression, and grief. OCC/MOC not accepted as a substitute. The commissioner may grant a waiver for not more than 10 contact hours of CME for physicians who:
(1) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of the Connecticut Medical Examining Board,
(2) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of a medical healing panel, or
(3) assist the state Department of Public Health with its duties to board and commissions (described in Ch. 368a. Sec. 10a-14).