Specialist Courses

Specialist Courses - Achieve expertise in specific areas

The experience and talents of our faculty combine to create teaching excellence. All are experts in their fields with practical, hands-on experience. Specialist courses focus on specific diseases covering diagnosis and treatment, whilst exploring the disease indepth.

The Specialist programme consists of the following courses however the cirriculum will vary year to year.


2nd EACTS Certified Course in Cardio-Thoracic Robotic Surgery Part 2 of 3 26-28 February
Pleuropulmonary Infections and Nonmalignant Disorders - Course endorsed by ERS 8-10 May
2nd EACTS Certified Course in Cardio-Thoracic Robotic Surgery Part 3 of 3 11-14 June
Minimally Invasive Techniques in Adult Cardiac Surgery
(Maastricht & Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
23-27 June
Advanced Aortic and Mitral Valve Reconstructive Surgery 4-5 July
Univentricular Heart and Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome 8-9 July
Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation 20-21 October
Advanced Course on the Mitral and Tricuspid Valve 19-21 November
Valve Sparing Aortic Root Replacement and Aortic Valve Repair 28-29 November
4th EACTS Meeting on Cardiac and Pulmonary Regeneration and Stem Cell Technology 12-13 December