The practice you need

hands-on

MARCH 1, 2023

Course directors: Gemma Rossi, Piera Zaccari

6 fully equipped EUS Stations and 1 ERCP station will be available and run under supervision of a selected Team of Trainers 

who will guide the participants through all the Stations.

The HANDS-ON activity will cover all the topics of diagnostic and therapeutic Echoendoscopy 

and the ERCP station will be available  to practice papillary cannulation. 

Different set of animal models and a training model for ERCP will allow the participants to perform  an extensive hands-on training program on: 

EUS-core biopsy, Pancreatic Cyst FNA, FNA of solid lesions (pancreatic mass, liver mass and lymph node), 

Pancreatic pseudocyst drainage (with plastic stents and LAMS stents),
Accessory imaging devices, EUS-guided biliary access, EUS fiducials, radiofrequency ablation 

and papillary/ducts cannulation with ERCP training model.
All the state of the art EUS instruments will be available to try during the sessions.

Preliminary Program

MORNING SESSION

08.30


08.45

12.45

P.G. Arcidiacono, G. Rossi, P. Zaccari 

Assignment to Trainers: 7 groups of 4 people each will be created with one Trainer

Hands-on training with rotation of all the participants on each station with different topics to be used

End of the course

Trainers: Laura Bernardoni, Cecilia Binda, Germana De Nucci, Edoardo Forti,
Roberto Grassia, Salvatore Greco, Andrea Lisotti, Belen Martinez Moreno

afternoon SESSION

13.30

 

13.45

17.45

P.G. Arcidiacono, G. Rossi, P. Zaccari 

Assignment to Trainers: 7 groups of 4 people each will be created with one Trainer

Hands-on training with rotation of all the participants on each station with different topics to be used

End of the course

Trainers: Francesco Covotta, Daniel De La Iglesia, Paraskevas Gkolfakis,
Dario Ligresti, Marianna Signoretti, Serena Stigliano, Daniela Tabacelia