Application Requirements

To obtain the application form, requirements and guidelines for the EAES endorsed course you want to organize click here

The following requirements must be fulfilled for EAES endorsement:

  1. The course must be directed by an E.A.E.S. member.
  2. The course director must have an academic position or a university teaching appointment.
  3. The course director must present a scientific curriculum with a continuous scientific production on mini-invasive topics, ideally published in high impact factor journals.
  4. At least half of the course should be dedicated to practical “hands-on” activity (live surgery does not qualify for “hands-on” activity). The duration of the course should preferably not be less than two days.
  5. A detailed program with the calendar must be submitted for approval by the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee.
  6. For each course a member of the faculty should be designated by the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee.
  7. Travel, hotel expenses and honorarium €750 per day for the member of the faculty designated by the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee will be covered by the course organization.
  8. Objectives of the course, program, hands-on activity, qualification of each member of the faculty (curriculum and publications) and selection of participants must be clearly described and approved by E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee.
  9. The director of the course must declare the financial sources of the course.
  10. An official animal rights certificate must be established and verified by the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee provided part of the course is held in animal Laboratory.
  11. The animal laboratory must be approved by the local hygiene authorities whose approval document must be viewed by the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee.
  12. The course director has the responsibility of avoiding any form of advertisement for specific products or instrumentation.
  13. Each course should be followed by a feedback report to the E.A.E.S. Education and Training committee within 30 days.
  14. E.A.E.S. members are entitled to 10% reduction of the course fee (minimum reduction €50).
  15. E.A.E.S. endorses courses on a yearly basis – application has to be renewed every year.

Once completed, please return the application form to:
The EAES Office attn of Muriel van Eck; email: muriel.van.eck@eaes.eu
If you need more information please contact the EAES office at tel +31 40 2525288