Hands-on Courses

Both hands on courses will take place on Saturday, 15th June 2019

HO1. Flexible Endoscopy

Course directors: Silvana Perretta (France), Yoav Mintz (Israel)

Faculty: James Ellsmere (Canada) and others

Assistant: Agnès Gronfier (France)

Time: 09.00 – 17.00

Number of participants: 20 (based on a first come, first served basis)

For more information about the content of this course click here.

 HO2. Ultrasound

Course directors: Calin Tiu (Romania), Andreas Melzer (Germany)

Faculty: Vasile Bintintan (Romania), Stavros Antoniou (Greece), Ciprian Duta (Romania) Valeriu Surlin (Romania),

Eugenia Yiannakopoulou (Greece), Bogdan Socea (Romania), Alexandru Carap (Romania)

Time; 09.00 – 17.00

Number of participants: 24 (based on a first come, first served basis)


  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound Guide Punctures
  • eFAST (Trauma)

Special notice: Course participants will perform abdominal ultrasound on each other. An informed consent to participate in the course will be required in order to begin. If for any reason you do not agree to have a participant perform ultrasound on you please do not register for this course.