Course to achieve the predicate «Endovascular Surgeon DGG»
October 2 – 5, 2023 Vascular International Training Center in Sarnen (Lucerne), Switzerland (25 CME) – Within 4 days, the course participants will learn ultrasound-guided puncture on the model and the use of closure device systems all about the endovascular treatment of aortic, pelvic and thigh pathologies in theory and practice on training simulators.
In the international environment, certifications for the participation of courses and the proof of acquirement of theoretical and practical knowledge of endovascular treatment methods have been implemented.
In German-speaking countries, the designations of the DGG (German Society for Vascular Surgery and Medicine) “Endovascular Surgeon” and “Endovascular Specialist” are established as of high quality. The requirements for obtaining this title are (1) the completion of the theoretical and practical modules in certified courses, (2) a catalog of surgical procedures and (3) a collegial viva voce.
During this DGG-certified comprehensive course run by Vascular International, all specific contents required by the DGG are offered except for radiation protection. Within 4 days, the course participants will learn ultrasound-guided puncture on the model and the use of closure device systems all about the endovascular treatment of aortic, pelvic and thigh pathologies in theory and practice on training simulators.
We are looking forward to your participation.
The course convenors
PD Dr. Jürgen Falkensammer, Linz
Dr. Silvan Jungi, Bern
Dr. Stefan Nöbauer, Linz
Prof. Jürg Schmidli, Bern
Prof. Hardy Schumacher, Zürich
This event is a Third-Party Procedure Training.
Overall status of event: COMPLIANT
This event has been assessed as a Third-Party Procedure Training. MedTech Europe Members may provide direct sponsorship to Healthcare Professionals attending this event. See Assessment Criteria!
Course fee: CHF 2‘690.-
Vascular International Training Centre
Residenz Am Schärme
Am Schärme 1
Contact phone number during the workshop +41 41 610 54 34
School for Vascular Surgery
Website Vascular International
The number of participants is restricted.
We do accept substitute participants; please inform us as soon as possible.
– German Society of Vascular Surgery and Medicine (DGG)
– Austrian Society of Vascular Surgery (ÖGG)
– Swiss Society of Vascular Surgery (SGG)
– UEMS, Division of Vascular Surgery
This “Endovascular Surgeon DGG” course is valued with 25 credits by the Austrian, German and Swiss Societies of Vascular Surgery.