• Call for Applications for Foundation Programme starting July 2019

    The Call for applications for the Position of House Officer (Foundation Doctor) in the Ministry for Health of the Government of Malta starting July 2019 is now published and may be veiwed ...

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  • Timeline 2019

    The Timeline for the Malta Foundation Programme July 2019 recruitment intake has been issued and may be viewed here.


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  • Renewal of affiliation

    On 20th March 2018, Professor Russel Smith Post-graduate Dean and Co-Chair, Health Education England, in a letter to Malta Foundation School Directors Professor Kevin Cassar and Dr Tonio Piscopo, communicated… ...

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  • Timeline 2018

    The expected Timeline for entry into the Foundation Programme 2018 has been issued and can be found here.


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Foundation School Directors:


Prof Kevin Cassar

MD(Malta), MMed(Dundee), FRCS(Ed), MD(Aberdeen), FRCS(Intercoll) Consultant Vascular Surgeon

Dr Tonio Piscopo

MD, FRCP(Lond.), DTM&H(Lond.) Consultant in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases


Foundation Training Programme Directors:


Dr Pierre Ellul

Lead of Careers Advice Team


Dr Josef Micallef

Lead of Clinical Skills Simulation Training Team


Dr Etienne Muscat

Lead of Trainee Support Team


Dr Anna Spiteri

Trainee Support Team Lead Assisstant (Professionalism and Behaviour)


Dr Antoine Vella

Trainee Support Team Assisstant (Clinical)


Prof Yves Muscat Baron

Patient Safety Liaison Officer


Prof Alex Gatt


Dr Charmaine Gauci


Dr Charles Mallia Azzopardi


Dr Jean Paul Tabone



Educational Supervisors:

More than 250 Educational Supervisors have now been trained and practice within the Malta Foundation School. Educational Supervisor and Foundation Assessment training is ongoing with more Faculty members each year. Regular updates are also offered to established Educational Supervisors.

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