Call for Applications: Space Physician Training Course 2023

ESA’s European Astronaut Centre have open up applications for the 2023 Space Physician training course, this time back in person:

The Space Medicine Team will host its annual Space Physician Training Course (SPTC) from 31 January to 2 February 2023 as part of a portfolio of educational activities aiming to prepare and integrate individuals – including medical doctors – in space medicine and operations-focussed research and development. Having held the course online for the past two years, we are delighted to welcome participants to the EAC again (subject to medical advice and regulations) for the 2023 edition of the programme.

To join the SPTC, apply by completing the application form here. Applications are now open and close at midnight CEST on 16 October. If you have any questions concerning your application, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. from the Space Medicine Team.

The Training Course is offered at no cost, but participants must make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation. As the programme will be run during three full days, participants are advised to arrive a day before the course, and depart in the evening of the last day or the day after.