Thoracic Surgery: Series 1

The Thoracic Surgery: Series 1 course features five online sessions every second Monday from the 12th April to the 7th June. Kindly note all times shown are Central European Summer Time (CEST). Should you wish to register for this Course, please email registration@eacts.co.uk MONDAY 12 APRIL PART 1 Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome 18:00 Welcome and … Continue reading "Thoracic Surgery: Series 1"

The Thoracic Surgery: Series 1 course features five online sessions every second Monday from the 12th April to the 7th June.
Kindly note all times shown are Central European Summer Time (CEST).

Should you wish to register for this Course, please email registration@eacts.co.uk

MONDAY 12 APRIL
PART 1
Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome
18:00 Welcome and introduction G Cardillo, Rome
18:10 Analgesia and anaesthesia F Piccioni, Reggio Emilia
18:30 Bronchoscopy M Scarci, Monza
18:50 Surgical staging of mediastinum M Kalkat, Birmingham
19:10 Haemostatics and sealants G Cardillo, Rome
19:25 Q&A
MONDAY 26 APRIL
PART 2
Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome
18:00 Fitness for surgery A Brunelli, Leeds
18:20 Tumour Board: Lung cancer G Cardillo, Rome
18:40 Tumour Board: Mediastinum PL Filosso, Torino
19:00 Tumour Board: Malignant pleural mesothelioma M De Perrot, Toronto
19:25 Q&A
MONDAY 10 May
PART 3
Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome
18:00 Management of intraoperative complications with case scenarios M Jimenez, Salamanca
18:25 Management of intraoperative complications with case scenarios P Licht, Odense
18:50 Management of postoperative complications with case scenarios E Roessner, Mainz
19:05 ITU management E Belcher, Oxford
19:25 Q&A
MONDAY 24 May
PART 4
Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome
18:00 No space, no problem – Management of pleural space: Case scenarios P Yablonskii, St Petersburg
18:25 Immuno and TKI treatment To be announced
18:40 Radiotherapy in thoracic oncology S Vagge, Genoa
18:55 The role of PET in thoracic oncology To be announced
19:10 Up to date in thoracic pathology F Galateau-Sallé, Lyon
19:25 Q&A
MONDAY 7 June
PART 5
Moderator: G Cardillo, Rome
18:00 Drainage in thoracic surgery D Stamenovic, Mainz
18:15 Pleural effusion P Solli, Bologna
18:30 Postoperative chylothorax A Sihoe, Hong Kong
18:45 Hemothorax F Melfi, Pisa
19:00 Pneumothorax To be announced
19:15 Sympathectomy M Ibrahim, Rome
19:25 Q&A

Programme and faculty subject to change.

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
Part 1: 12 April – Completed
Part 2: 26 April; Part 3: 10 May; Part 4: 24 May; Part 5: 7 June

Course Director
G Cardillo, Rome

Course Format
Virtual meeting
Interactive lectures
Case scenarios

Course Fee
Members: €60 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €100 inclusive of VAT

Course Overview
This is the first online version of the “Thoracic Surgery” – series, which features five parts held every second Monday from the 12th April to the 7th June.  The lectures will cover the basic knowledge in thoracic surgery, with special attention to the management of complications.

The EACTS 2021 courses are in alignment with the current EBCTS syllabus

Target Audience
Those with the intention of becoming a thoracic and/or cardiac surgeon and working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department.

Please click here for the EACTS Academy terms and conditions.

Faculty

  • Giuseppe Cardillo
  • Alessandro Brunelli
  • Pier Luigi Filosso
  • Francoise Galateau-Salle
  • Marcelo Jimenez
  • Peter Licht
  • Federico Piccioni
  • Eric Roessner
  • Alan Sihoe
  • Maninder Singh Kalkat
  • Piotr Yablonskii