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Events in 2016

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EACTS provides high quality training courses that are attended by delegates from all over the world.
As an educational institution, our goal is to promote a non-dogmatic learning environment that brings together people, cultures and ideas from around the world, changing lives, and helping to transform through education.

20 Jun-21 Jun

Brussels, Belgium

EACTS Aortic Valve Repair Summit

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EACTS Aortic Valve Repair Summit

Live surgical cases, presentations led by keynote international faculty, scientific debate, dynamic research, and video & abstract presentations

Location

Brussels, Belgium

Target audience

Cardiac surgeons, echocardiographers (cardiologists and anaesthesiologists), radiologists and advanced residents interested in the field of valve repair who are encouraged to present their scientific work in abstract presentations

Course Director 

L de Kerchove, Brussels

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27 Jun-28 Jun

Frankfurt, Germany

Minimally Invasive Techniques in Adult Cardiac Surgery

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Minimally Invasive Techniques in Adult Cardiac Surgery

2 day interactive lectures, live-in-a-box videos and live surgical cases

Location

Frankfurt, Germany

Target Audience

Cardiac surgeons; Cardiologists; Cardiac anaesthesiologists; Perfusionists; Residents and fellows

Course Directors

T Walther, Frankfurt, V Falk, Berlin and P Sardari Nia, Maastricht

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2 Sep-3 Sep

Maastricht, The Netherlands

Endoscopic Port-Access Mitral Valve Repair Drylab Training

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Endoscopic Port-Access Mitral Valve Repair Drylab Training

True simulated physical model of endoscopic port-access set-up whereby the operator can train from the basic technique to full complex repairs

*Please note that we a require a minimum of 4 participants for this course to proceed.

Location

Maastricht, The Netherlands

Course Director

Peyman Sardari Nia, MD, PhD Maastricht Netherlands

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5 Sep-7 Sep

Mannheim, Germany

Thoracic Surgery: Part II

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Thoracic Surgery: Part II

Location

Mannheim, Germany

Target Audience

Thoracic surgeons working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department (intermediate level).

Course Director

E Roessner, Mannheim

Course Co-director

J Neudecker, Berlin

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18 Sep-20 Sep

Homburg Saar, Germany

Reconstruction of the Aortic Valve and Root: A practical approach

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Reconstruction of the Aortic Valve and Root: A practical approach

Location

Homburg Saar, Germany

Course Director

HJ Schäfers, Homburg Saar

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6 Oct-7 Oct

Le Plessis-Robinson, France

Congenital Skills Course: Transposition of the great arteries (TGA)

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Congenital Skills Course: Transposition of the great arteries (TGA)

A level 3 skills course including live cases and live-in-a-box videos on the surgical management of all anatomical forms of transpostion of great arteries.

Location

Le Plessis-Robinson, France

Target Audience

Congenital surgeons and advanced trainees

Course Directors

E Belli, Le Plessis-Robinson; L Galletti, Bergamo

 

21 Oct-25 Oct

Windsor, UK

Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Part III

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Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Part III

Basic principles of cardiac surgery part III.  The course will cover the following topics: Mitral and tricuspid valves, arrhythmia, endocarditis, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, carcinoid and aortic root. The course will offer expert hands-on wetlab training.

Location

Windsor, UK

Target Audience

Cardiac and cardio-thoracic surgeons; Residents and fellows in cardiac surgical training programmes

Course Director

S Livesey, Southampton

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7 Nov-9 Nov

Prague, Czech Republic

4th EACTS Mechanical Circulatory Support Summit

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4th EACTS Mechanical Circulatory Support Summit

3 day interactive lectures, live-in-a-box cases, keynote presentations

Location

Prague, Czech Republic

Target Audience

Cardiologists, heart failure cardiologists, emergency and ICU specialists (ECLS), cardiac surgeons, perfusionists, heart failure nurses and VAD coordinators, medical industry (cardiac device including ECMO development and production). Pediatric cardiologists and congenital heart disease surgeons

Course Directors

I Netuka, Prague; V Falk, Berlin and J Gummert, Bad Oeynhausen

12 Nov-15 Nov

Windsor, UK

Congenital Heart Disease

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Congenital Heart Disease

A course on surgical anatomy, physiology and principles of surgical and non-surgical treatment of congenital heart diseases for advanced residents and junior congenital heart surgeons.

Location

Windsor, UK

Target Audience

Surgeons specifically in training for congenital surgery.

Course Director

L Galletti, Bergamo

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22 Nov-24 Nov

Cancun, Mexico

STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference

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STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference

The programme will concentrate on the multidisciplinary approach to coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, thoracic aortic disease, atrial fibrillation, and the surgical management of heart failure as well as additional tracks covering congenital heart disease, research, database, leadership and fellowships.
New this year, we have introduced a number of wetlab and simulator training sessions on Sunday 24 November, providing participants with an opportunity to hone their skills in small supervised training groups.

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