Paediatric minimally invasive surgery and urology course

Monday 23 et Tuesday 24 août 2021
SFITS - Geneva, Suisse

Organisers and Invited Faculty
Pr Amulya Saxena
Dr Oliver Sanchez
Dr Enrico Brönnimann
Pr L. Vutskits
Mr Harish Chandran
Dr Peter Zimmermann
Dr Naziah Khen-Dunlop
Dr Luca Mazzone
Pr Barbara Wildhaber

Course description
Theoretical & hands-on course, aimed at junior and senior trainees.

Day 1
is aimed at junior trainees, offering up to date teaching by experts on the physiological particularities of laparoscopy in children, pain management, but also technical aspects covering from the fine tunings of the stack to the basics of laparoscopy ergonomics. During the day 5 hours of hands-on exercices will follow with a view to improving laparoscopic knotting, suturing and dissection, with the help of animal models. The highlight of the day is the new avian model proposing adapted training opportunity to juniors, as well as to advanced trainees.

Day 2
is a laparoscopy technique masterclass for senior trainees and will entail two half-days of handson practice on animal models, with short video presentations, and high tutor-participant ratio.

  • Tow days hands-one course for pediatric surgeons on cadaveric animal models including the new avian modal.
  • Full equipement in brand new surgical training center.
  • Multimedia-learning with training videos during hands-one pratice.

Participation fees (including lunches and dinner)
Day 1 CHF 450. — basic
Day 2 CHF 500. – advanced 

-10% for EUPSA members

Please book your participation via the SFITS web application

Hotel recoomandations (not included in the course fees)
ibis Style Genève Carouge Hotel, Route de Saint Julien 3, 1227 Carouge. Room price: CHF 149.-- single / CHF 169.-- double occupancy (breakfast included for both).

This special offer can be applied with the
following codes: Company name: SFITS,
Company code: SCP1710594,
Access code: SF327CH797.