South Korea

The doctors who are willing to visit South Korea for a short-stay period should apply for a Single entry visa at Korean embassies or consulates abroad. This visa permits a stay for not more than 90 days and the visa fee would be US$40. The Visa applicants are required to submit application forms, passport, a recent passport-size color photograph, copy of the applicant's most recent monthly bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds, personal invitation letter for the conference and other relevant documents as determined by their status of stay. It takes 5 working days for issuing a visa and is valid for 3 months from the date of issue. You can apply online and courier the documents to the consulate.

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South Korea 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 card copy Yes Yes
Itinerary Yes Yes
Health Insurance
Bank Statement Yes Yes
Employment Letter yes Yes
Hotel Reservations yes Yes
Host Bank statement Yes
Personal Invitation
Personal Letter yes Yes
Business Invitation Yes
Business 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).