EUROSPINE Diploma Course
OverviewThis course is composed of 5 modules providing young surgeons with a reference based, standardised curriculum in degenerative challenges, spinal deformities, trauma, tumours & inflammatory disease which will support them in their clinical practice. Through lectures and face to face sessions participants will have learning outcomes based on science that can be used in critical decision making.
Discover more:– EUROSPINE Diploma (link coming soon)
Important notePlease note that during the Hybrid EduWeek:
1. Only Module 2 has CadLab
2. Only EDISC module 1 is available (the other EDISC Modules are only delivered during the traditional EduWeek).
Course Format and DesignThis is a blended learning course (online lectures and live educational event) composed of 5 modules, interactive sessions - case based discussions, and cadaver lab workshops (Module 2).
The modules include pre-learning and assessments. The number of hours of personal study vary per module.
Not all 5 modules can be taken at once. A maximum of 3 modules can be attended during one Hybrid EduWeek as modules overlap. There is no particular order in which to take the modules. It is however recommended, whenever possible, to take the EUROSPINE Diploma Module 1 in the first year.
Modules of the traditional and Hybrid EduWeek can be combined.
Registration opens: 8 July 2019
Online modules accessible: September 2019 (only participants who have paid the registration will be given access to the modules).
|Date:||18–20 November 2019|
|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 ProgrammesThe 2019 preliminary programmes will follow soon.
ISBN 978-3-319-98874-0, Hardcover (ca. 150 EUR)
ISBN 978-3-319-98875-7, eBook (ca. 110 EUR)
Module 1: €300 for Members, €400 for Non-members
Modules 2–5: €800 for Members, €1,000 for Non-members
Basic Module Critical Appraisal: €200 for Members, €300 for Non-members (core skills)
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.
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 2019 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.
CME Accreditation and ComplianceThe 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 .