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Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) - Advanced Training Course - European Endoscopy Training Centre

16. - 17. January 2020

Trainers Names

Dr. Alberto Larghi

Training Schedule

Thursday, 16 January 2020

14:00 hRegistration and welcome of the trainees
14:15 h

Training in the EUS room at the Digestive Endoscopy Unit
on live cases

Between procedures the following topics will be discussed
- FNA/FNB when and why to use them
- Drainage of pancreatic fluid collection:
  plastic or metal stents?
- EUS-guided biliary drainage techniques, results
  and future prospective
- EUS-guided gallbladder drainage. Standard of care?
- Gastro-jejunal anastomosis: State of the Art

18:00 hEnd of day 1
20:00 hSocial Dinner

Friday, 17 January 2020

09:00 hHands-on session on ex-vivo models:
- Training with HOT SPAXUS™
- EUS guided radiofrequency ablation
12:45 hEvaluation forms
13:00 hClosing remarks
Registration fee

Please note that the course is fully booked.



European Endoscopy Training Centre

The European Endoscopy Training Centre (EETC) is the first structure in Europe to be exclusively dedicated to teaching and training in Digestive Endoscopy and one of the first in the world to have been purposed designed as such.
It has already been recognised as an Official Training Centre by the European Society of Digestive Endoscopy (ESGE) and from the World Organisation in Gastroenterology and Endoscopy (WGO-WEO).

The EETC was created in July 2003 at the Catholic University School of Medicine in Rome, Italy. Since its opening and WGO endorsement in July 2003, the EETC has organised 159 Courses for endoscopists, for a total of 1880 participants and 15 Courses for Nurses.

Largo F. Vito, 1
00168 Rome