EUROSPINE Advanced Diploma Course
OverviewAfter having completed the EUROSPINE Diploma courses, take a step further towards optaining the EUROSPINE Advanced Diploma by attending the advanced courses.
You will get the opportunity to hear from renowned surgeons surgical pearls, notions and future trends in state of the art spine surgery. The advanced course consists of 2 Modules focusing on extended indications and advanced operative techniques (Advanced Module 1) and revisions and complications management (Advanced Module 2).
Take part in interactive sessions with concrete and challenging case discussions
Get hands-on skills training with the latest technologies in the cadaver lab workshop, simulator lab and dry lab. This is a very unique opportunity!
Course format and designThis is a blended learning course (online lectures and live educational event) composed of 2 modules, interactive sessions - case based discussions, and cadaver lab workshops.
The modules include pre-learning and assessments. The number of hours of personal study vary per module.
Modules of the traditional and Hybrid EduWeek can be combined.
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Face-to-face componentDate: 23-25 November 2020
Venue: Geneva, Switzerland
Online ComponentAccessibility of online modules: Registered participants will be advised in due time.
Only participants who have paid the registration will be given access to the online component.
Deadline to complete the online modules will be advised in due time
Course RegistrationTo register for 2020 Hybrid EduWeek, please visit:
Registration FeesAdvanced Modules 1–2: €800 for Members, €1,000 for Non-members
All prices indicated are per module.
Swiss VAT of 7.7% will be added to the total amount invoiced.
Please note the following important information:
The registration fee covers:
Travel and accommodation:
Participants are required to book and pay for their travel and accommodation themselves. This is not included in the registration fee.
There are no accompanying persons fees nor accompanying persons programme during this course.
The networking event is not part of the scientific programme. Participants are required to register at own expense.
Members' DiscountPlease note that, if you already are a EUROSPINE member and wish to take advantage of the EUROSPINE member discount when registering for the course, you must ensure you have settled your 2020 membership fee before starting your course registration. This can be done through your MyUserArea.
Please note that we cannot reimburse the difference between the non-member and member's registration fee if a member registers at the non-member's rate.
Before registering for an Advanced CoursePrepare pdf file of any one of the following documents:
Registrations are open to confirmed spine specialists who have completed the EUROSPINE Diploma or are already practicing for at least 2 years. A proof of eligibility to attend the Advanced Courses will be requested upon registration (a copy of the EUROSPINE Diploma, or a recommendation letter proving practice of more than 2 years, or a copy of your CV).
Carefully read the instructions on our registration page before you start your course registration.
CME Accreditation and ComplianceCME accreditation by EACCME will be applied for in due time. EUROSPINE will also seek compliance confirmation by EthicalMedTech.
Participation in the whole module is mandatory (online and face to face components) as well as the completion of the course evaluation and assessments in order to receive the CME certificates:
Obtaining the EUROSPINE Advanced Diploma: IMPORTANT NOTE!Please be aware that the requirements for obtaining the Advanced Diploma are as follows:
1. Obtain the EUROSPINE Diploma via
3. Complete a 6-months fellowship, formally validated by the EUROSPINE through the separate fellowship validation process
All three requirements must be fulfilled.
ProgrammesThe below are the 2019 final programmes. The 2020 preliminary programmes will be available soon.
Advanced Module 1: Extended indications and advanced operative techniques
Advanced Module 2: Revisions and complications management
Important information regarding CadLabs during Hybrid EduWeekPlease note that during the Hybrid EduWeek only Advanced Module 1 has CadLab!
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