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EUROSPINE Advanced Diploma Course

Overview

After having completed the Basic Course (5 Modules), go one step further towards the Advanced Diploma offered by EUROSPINE. 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 on the one and revisions and complications management on the other hand.

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!

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EUROSPINE Advanced Diploma

2019 schedule

Important note

Please note that during the Hybrid EduWeek only Advanced Module 1 has CadLab!

Course format and design

This 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.

Next Course

Online Component

Registration opens: 8 July 2019
Online modules accessible: September 2019 (only participants who have paid the registration will be given access to the modules).
Face to Face Component
Date:18–20 November 2019
Location:Geneva, Switzerland
Venues:– Hotel Royal, Rue de Lausanne 41-43, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland
– SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS), Rue Gabrielle Perret-Gentil 4, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
– University Medical Centre – CMU (Centre Médical Universitaire), Rue Michel-Servet 1, 1206 Geneva, Switzerland

Preliminary Programmes

The 2019 preliminary programmes will follow soon.

Recommended reading

Spine Surgery by Bernhard Meyer and Michael Rauschmann (Eds.)
Meyer, Bernhard, Rauschmann, Michael (Eds.) (2019). Spine Surgery: A Case-Based Approach. Springer International Publishing (Editorial)

ISBN 978-3-319-98874-0, Hardcover (ca. 150 EUR)
ISBN 978-3-319-98875-7, eBook (ca. 110 EUR)
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Registration

2019 Fees:
Advanced Modules 1–2: €800 for Members, €1,000 for Non-members

All prices indicated are per module.
Register for 2 modules and you get 10% discount off the registration fees.
Register for 3 modules and you get 15% discount off the registration fees.

Swiss VAT of 7.7% will be added to the total amount invoiced.

Please note the following important information:
The registration fee covers:
  • cost of the eLearning and face-to-face component of the course
  • coffee breaks and lunch
  • access to the CadLab and disposables (e.g. gloves, masks, scrubs, etc.) for modules with practical sessions. Please note that only Advanced Module 1 has CadLab during the Hybrid EduWeek

Travel and accommodation:
Participants are required to book and pay for their travel and accommodation themselves. This is not included in the registration fee.

Accompanying persons:
There are no accompanying persons fees nor accompanying persons programme during this course.

Networking events:
The networking event is not part of the scientific programme. Participants are required to register at own expense.
Before registering
Prepare pdf file of any one of the following documents:
  • a copy of the EUROSPINE Diploma -or-
  • a recommendation letter proving practice of more than 2 years -or-
  • a copy of your CV

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.

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
2. Complete both advanced course modules either with EUROSPINE or via the EUROSPINE Diploma Equivalence Programme with EANS or Turkish Spine Society)
3. Complete a 6-months fellowship, formally validated by the EUROSPINE through the separate fellowship validation process

All three requirements must be fulfilled.

Members' Discount

Please 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 2019 membership fee before starting your course registration. This can be done through your MyUserAreaAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster.

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.

CME Accreditation and Compliance

The accreditation of all Diploma and Advanced Diploma modules by EACCME has been requested and is under review.

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 certificate.

In case of questions or if you need assistance, please send an e-mail to .

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EACCME® Accreditation for EduWeek successfully granted

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