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Events

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.

Skills Levels

Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Conferences/Summits
Leadership

 

Please click HERE for more information.

3 Feb

Virtual Meeting

Aortic Dissection Webinar

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Aortic Dissection Webinar

The first online webinar held by the EACTS Vascular Disease Domain focusing on aortic dissection.

Target Audience

Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Course Directors

D Pacini, Bologna
Aortic Dissection Task Force Chair

K Tsagakis, Essen
Vascular Disease Domain Chair

 

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17 Feb

Virtual Meeting

EACTS Case Corner: Coronary Artery Disease

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EACTS Case Corner: Coronary Artery Disease

In this session a complex coronary case is presented.  All symptoms, patient characteristics and test results are described in detail.  Together with the audience, the right treatment decision is discussed.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Directors

A Zientara, London

C Gollmann-Tepeköylü, Innsbruck
Residents Committee Chair

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2 Mar-3 Mar

Virtual Meeting

Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease

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Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease

The “Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery” – series being held online and focusing particularly on coronary artery disease.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

A Ranasinghe, Birmingham

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17 Mar-18 Mar

Virtual Meeting

Fundamentals in Congenital Heart Disease

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Fundamentals in Congenital Heart Disease

This course will encompass surgical anatomy, physiology and principles of surgical and non-surgical treatment of congenital heart diseases for residents preparing for their EBCTS exams.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

J Hörer, Munich

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11 Apr-12 Apr

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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25 Apr-27 Apr

Virtual Meeting

Thoracic Surgery: Part 1

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Thoracic Surgery: Part 1

The lectures will cover the basic knowledge in thoracic surgery, with special attention to the management of complications.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

G Cardillo, Rome

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11 May-13 May

Windsor, UK

Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Valvular Heart Disease

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Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Valvular Heart Disease

This is the in-person version of the updated “Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery” series being held at EACTS House in Windsor, UK and focusing particularly on valvular heart disease – aortic, mitral and tricuspid.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

A Ranasinghe, Birmingham

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12 May

Virtual Meeting

Connective Tissue Disease Webinar

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Connective Tissue Disease Webinar

The second online webinar held by the EACTS Vascular Disease Domain, focusing on decision-making in root and ascending aortic disease.

Target Audience

Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Course Directors

F Schoenhoff, Bern
Connective Tissue Disease Task Force Chair

K Tsagakis, Essen
Vascular Disease Domain Chair

 

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9 Jun-10 Jun

Virtual Meeting

Thoracic Surgery: Part 2

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Thoracic Surgery: Part 2

 

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

M Ibrahim, Rome

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23 Jun-24 Jun

Rome, Italy

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

Rome, Italy

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.

Chairman

R De Paulis, Rome

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1 Sep-2 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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7 Sep-9 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

Didactic lectures, video presentations, hands-on wetlab and live surgery.

Target Audience

Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Location

Homburg Saar, Germany

Course Director

HJ Schäfers, Homburg Saar

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22 Sep

Virtual Meeting

Cerebral and Visceral Protection Webinar

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Cerebral and Visceral Protection Webinar

The third online webinar held by the EACTS Vascular Disease Domain, focusing on cerebral and visceral protection.

Target Audience

Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Course Directors

A Zierer, Linz
Cerebral and Visceral Protection Task Force Chair

K Tsagakis, Essen
Vascular Disease Domain Chair

 

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26 Sep-27 Sep

Rome, Italy

Mechanical Circulatory Support in Paediatric Patients

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Mechanical Circulatory Support in Paediatric Patients

The course will give an update on the latest developments on paediatric mechanical cardiovascular support for both short-term and long-term care. MCS in both biventricular and univentricular hearts and in ACHD, will also be discussed.

Target Audience

Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Location

Rome, Italy

Course Directors

A Amodeo and L Galletti, Rome

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27 Oct-29 Oct

Windsor, UK

Introduction to Aortic Surgery

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Introduction to Aortic Surgery

Covering the major aspects of aortic surgery, from the aortic valve to the descending aorta.

Target Audience

Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Course Director

K Tsagakis, Essen

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28 Oct

Virtual Meeting

STS/EACTS/ESTS Latin America Thoracic Surgery Symposium

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STS/EACTS/ESTS Latin America Thoracic Surgery Symposium

The STS/EACTS/ESTS Latin America Thoracic Surgery Symposium: Pleuropulmonary Granulomatous Disease will feature an international panel of experts who will review the latest interventions and advances in the medical and surgical treatment of tuberculosis (TB), surgical management of non-tuberculous granulomatosis, and management of postoperative complications.

The program will be presented in English, with simultaneous translation in Spanish and Portuguese. The symposium is free to attend, but registration is necessary.

To register, please click HERE.

17 Nov-19 Nov

Berlin, Germany

6th EACTS Mechanical Circulatory Support Summit

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6th EACTS Mechanical Circulatory Support Summit

Interactive lectures, live-in-a-box cases, keynote presentations

Location

Berlin, Germany

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

Chairmen

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

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28 Nov-29 Nov

Brussels, Belgium

Aortic Valve Repair and Ross Operation

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Aortic Valve Repair and Ross Operation

The curriculum is designed to provide all aspects of the Brussels School approach and techniques on aortic valve reconstructive surgery.

Target Audience

Skills level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

Location

Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, Brussels

Course Directors

G El Khoury, Brussels; L de Kerchove, Brussels

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1 Dec-3 Dec

Cartagena, Colombia

STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference

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STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference

The 4th annual STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference will feature a world-class, international faculty who will address and explore the latest developments and best practices in coronary artery disease, congenital heart disease, thoracic aortic disease, atrial fibrillation, and the surgical management of heart failure.

To register, please click HERE.