International Vascular Course, Cork, Ireland – 1st & 2nd November 2018

This bespoke course is geared towards vascular surgical trainees and practicing vascular surgeons who wish to develop their skills in open surgical dissection as well as in endovascular procedures.

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Participants will gain hands-on experience with open surgical dissection and reconstruction procedures on cadavers in our state-of-the-art purpose built facility. The simulated operating rooms feature integrated audiovisual facilities to allow for real time and post-procedure feed back from expert faculty.  There will be 2-3 participants per cadaver.

Day 2 of the course will focus on endovascular procedures - Aortic and peripheral interventions ranging from basic to more challenging cases on Mentice Simulators.

Pre-course reading material will be provided.

Examples of exposures which will be included in the open component are:

           Abdominal Aorta
           Thoracic Aorta
           Femoral & Iliac Arteries
           Axillary Artery
           Endovascular Procedures
           Intrarenal Aneurysm Repair
           Thoracic Aneurysm Repair
           Superficial Femoral Artery Angioplasty
           Iliac Artery Angioplasty & Stenting

Course Organisers:
Mr Brian J Manning
Mr Greg Fulton

Dr. Nuno Dias
Mr. Greg Gosi
Mr. Eamon Kavanagh
Mr. Tony Moloney
Mr. Ger McGreal
Mr. Morgan McMonagle
Mr. Gavin O'Brien
Mr. Adrian O'Callaghan
Prof. Martin O'Donohue
Prof. Muhammad Tubassam

Suitable for:
Consultants, Advanced and Intermediate Trainees in Vascular Surgery

Course Component:
           Fresh Frozen Cadaveric Dissection and Arterial Reconstruction
           Endovascular Simulation

CME Approval from RCSI (16 points) and UEMS / ESVS (pending)

Full Fee: EUR 1,400

Register your interest here

For any queries please contact:
Tracy Ahern at: E: T: +353 21 420 5605
Jean Scully at: E: 



Thu, Nov. 1 - Fri, Nov. 2, 2018
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(GMT+0000) Europe/London


The ASSERT Centre, College of Medicine & Health, University College Cork