Pre-Congress Courses | Sunday, 27th October 2024

Participation only possible via congress registration:

Prices and Registration

Urogynaecology | 09:00 - 12:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

Updates on Pelvic Organ Prolapse Diagnosis and Management.
Tips for Improving Urogynaecology skills.

Join us for a dynamic pre-course focused on updates in genital prolapse management and practical tips for enhancing skills in Urogynaecology. This year's program features leading experts who will share their insights and experiences to empower participants with the latest advancements in the field.

Course type

Video sessions tailored for residents and gynecologists interested in urogynaecology and laparoscopic surgery.

Course description

This pre-course will provide updates on the latest developments in POP management, including diagnostic and treatment strategies. Participants will also learn practical tips and tricks for improving their skills in urogynaecology.

Learning objectives
  • Stay updated on advancements in genital prolapse diagnosis and management.
  • To help participants stay abreast of the latest advancements in the field.
  • Improve surgical skills and techniques to enhance proficiency in urogynaecology.
  • Gain insights from experienced practitioners to optimize patient care and outcomes.

 

Target audience

Gynaecologist Residents and Doctors interested in urogynaecology, laparoscopy and robotic surgery.

 

Urogynaecology - Hands On | 14:00 - 15:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Limited to 10 participants

Course description

TBA

Urogynaecology - Hands On | 16:00 - 17:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Limited to 10 participants

Course description

TBA

Robotics Theoretical | 09:00 - 12:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

 

Course type:

Especially designed for residents and gynaecologists interested in Robotic assisted laparoscopy.

Course description

The objective of this course is to provide the basic knowledge of the robotic surgery and to show robotic surgical technique in different benign and malignant gynaecological diseases. Docking approaches for differente robotica platforms and indications to robotc surgery will be discuesses

Learning objectives
  • Overview of robotic platforms and potential indication for robotic assisted laparoscopy
  • Surgical technique
Target audience

Gynaecologists, Residents and Doctors interested to Robotic surgery.

 

Sonography for Endometriosis and Adenomyosis | 14:00 - 17:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

Course type

Especially designed for clinicians who are involved in the diagnosis and tretament of women with endometriosis and adenomyosis.

Course description

The objective of this course is to describe the role of ultrasound in the diagnosis and planning of treatment of endometriosis and adenomyosis.

Learning objectives
  • To understand the role of ultrasound in the diagnosis, staging and classification of women with endometriosis and adenomyosis
  • To learn systematic transvaginal ultrasound examination of women with endometirosis and adenomyosis
  • To learn specific features of endometriosis in specific locations in the anterior and posterior compartments of the pelvis
  • To learn specific ultrasound features of different types of adenomyosis and their classification
Target audience
  • Gynaecologists
  • Sonographers
  • Radiologists
Theoretical

 

Oncology | 09:00 - 12:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

Course description

TBA

vNotes Basic | 14:00 - 15:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

Vaginal Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (vNOTES) represents a groundbreaking advancement in minimally invasive gynecological procedures, particularly for hysterectomy and adnexal surgeries. This innovative technique holds significant promise, presenting numerous advantages for both patients and surgeons.

The vNOTES PC course offers a comprehensive exploration of the procedural steps involved in vNOTES surgeries, as well as the instrumentation utilized for the treatment of various benign gynecological pathologies. Through a combination of didactic and interactive lectures, participants gain a thorough understanding of the intricacies of vNOTES procedures.

Key components of the vNOTES PC course include:
  1. Procedural Steps: Detailed instructions are provided from patient preparation to postoperative care.
  2. Instrumentation: An overview of the specialized instrumentation utilized in vNOTES surgeries is provided, equipping participants with the knowledge necessary to effectively use these tools in clinical practice.
  3. Indications and Patient Selection: Didactic lectures explore the main indications for vNOTES procedures, supported by a review of clinical literature and scientific evidence. Participants learn how to appropriately select patients for vNOTES surgery based on their clinical presentation, pathology, and individualized risk profiles.
  4. Implementation in Practice: Practical guidance is offered on integrating vNOTES techniques into participants' own clinical practices.
vNotes Advanced | 16:00 - 17:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Number of participants is not limited

Vaginal Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (vNOTES) represents a groundbreaking advancement in minimally invasive gynecological procedures, particularly for hysterectomy and adnexal surgeries. This innovative technique holds significant promise, presenting numerous advantages for both patients and surgeons.

The Advanced vNOTES Course is tailored for experienced vNOTES surgeons who are seeking to further enhance their skills and expand the scope of their practice. This specialized course provides an opportunity to push the boundaries of the vNOTES approach and extend its application to additional indications such as prolapse repair.

The primary objective of the Advanced vNOTES Course is to reinforce and consolidate the fundamentals of the technique, enabling participants to achieve a higher level of proficiency and confidence in their surgical practice.

Through a combination of didactic lectures, expert-led discussions, and didactic videos, participants gain valuable insights and learn advanced tips and tricks for optimizing the safety and efficacy of the vNOTES approach.

Key features of the Advanced vNOTES Course include:
  1. Expert Insights: Renowned experts in the field of vNOTES surgery share their expertise and insights, providing guidance on advanced techniques and best practices.
  2. Expanded Indications: The course explores the potential applications of vNOTES beyond hysterectomy and adnexal surgery, with a focus on prolapse repair.
Hysteroscopy for Beginners and Nurses | 09:00 - 12:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Limited to 30 participants

Course Type

Basic. Especially designed for residents, gynaecologists, and nurses interested in hysteroscopy.

We invite both young gynaecologists and nurses to participate in this innovative course organized by experts in the field of hysteroscopy. Together, we strive for the highest level of care and collaboration in gynaecology. Working in a small group offers the opportunity for one-on-one interactions and close contact with experienced colleagues, fostering a rich learning environment.

Course Description

The objective of this course is to provide the basic knowledge and skills in diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy regarding the technique, devices, patient management in the OR and interpretation of uterine pathologies. This year, we are expanding the course to include nurses, believing that joint training leads to better collaboration and improved care outcomes. The course will contain lectures and practical exercises in small groups.

Learning Objectives
  • Overview of hysteroscopy devices setup, patient selection and office hysteroscopy
  • Updated information regarding innovations in instrumentation
  • Detailed insight to improve diagnostic accuracy and efficiency in hysteroscopy
  • Guidance on the description of uterine pathologies
Target Audience
  • Gynaecologists
  • Residents
  • Nurses
  • Doctors interested in hysteroscopy

This course provides a unique opportunity to learn and work together, enhancing mutual understanding of each other's skills and perspectives. By involving nurses also in the practical sessions, gynaecologists and nurses can learn a lot from each other, contributing to improved team dynamics and efficiency in patient care.

For more information and registration, please visit our website or contact our organizing team. We look forward to welcoming you and working together towards a future of improved medical care and teamwork.

 

Laparoscopy for Beginners and Nurses | 14:00 - 17:30

๐Ÿ‘‰ Limited to 30 participants

Course Type

Basic. Designed for residents, gynaecologists, and nurses interested in Laparoscopy.

We invite both young gynaecologists and nurses to participate in this innovative course organized by experts in the field of laparoscopy. The course aims to identify the roles, duties, and performance, as well as the importance of collaboration among surgeons, assistants and nurses in MIGS. Offers the opportunity for one-on-one interactions and share knowledge and experiences with instructors, fostering a rich learning environment.

Course Description

The objective of this course is to provide the basic knowledge and skills in laparoscopic surgery regarding the technique, devices, and patient management in the OR. This year, we are expanding the course to include nurses, believing that joint training leads to better collaboration and improved care outcomes. The course will contain lectures and practical exercises in small groups.

Learning Objectives
  • Overview of laparoscopy devices setup, patient selection and OR setup.
  • Updated information regarding innovations in instrumentation
  • Detailed insight to improve diagnostic accuracy and surgery efficiency in MIGS
  • Guidance on the description of pelvic pathologies
Target Audience
  • Gynaecologists
  • Residents
  • Nurses
  • Doctors interested in laparoscopy.

This course provides a unique opportunity to learn and work together, enhancing mutual understanding of each other's skills and perspectives. By involving nurses also in the practical sessions, gynaecologists and nurses can learn a lot from each other, contributing to improved team dynamics and efficiency in patient care.