Any doctor who would like to visit France to attend for any conference, meeting or any training, should apply for a Schengen visa.  This visa is valid only for 90 days.

The following are the documents required to apply for a France Schengen visa:

  • You can download the France visa application form and then fill it completely.
  • Two photos must be attached. The photo must be of passport format with white background.
  • Copies of your passport and previous visas which is valid for at least 3 months beyond return date required and also make sure that your passport must have at least two blank pages.
  • Proof of accommodation for your entire stay in France.
  • Proof of sufficient means for the period of stay.

After filling the application, it should be submitted for a Schengen Visa to the consulate or embassy of the country where you will be residing or entering the most during your trip. It is advisable to apply for this visa at least 2 weeks prior to the planned trip. The Embassy Consulate would reply in 10 working days and proceed all the documentation along with the traveler’s request.

In order to know further details please go through the below address:

France Visa
Visa Tourist Business Student Cruise
Need to Apply Yes Yes    
Processing Time 15days 15days    
How to apply In person In person    
Application Form yes      
Passport 6months validity 6months validity    
Passport Photos 2 2    
Foreign Exchange or Credit copy yes Yes    
Itinerary yes Yes    
Health Insurance yes Yes    
Bank Statement yes Yes    
Employment Letter yes Yes    
Hotel Reservations yes Yes    
Pay stubs Yes Yes    
Personal Invitation yes      
Host Bank statement yes      
Business Letter   yes    
Personal Letter   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.

MD/DO Requirement:

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).