Professional Master programme in Pediatric Urology: contemporary strategies from fetal life to adolescence - 5506

Code 5506
Academic Year 2022-2023
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Mario Lima
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English, Italian
Cost 1000,00 euro
Instalments first instalment 500,00 euro; second instalment 500,00 euro (to be paid within 28/04/2023)
Application deadline

Oct 13, 2022 (Expired)

Enrolment start and end from 31 october 2022 to 14 november 2022
Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences - DIMEC
Professional Profile
This Professional Master's programme aims to sharpen clinical and surgical skills in the management of malignant and benign urological pathologies with particular reference to traditional and minimally invasive reconstructive and demolition techniques (including robotic assistance), thus forming the professional figure of expert surgeon in the management of Urogenital pathologies (antenatal, clinical, traditional and minimally invasive treatment) in the pediatric patient.
Number of participants
Min: 4 Max: 10
International Professional Master's programme
Admission qualifications
Second cycle or single cycle degree in Medicine and Surgery.

Specialization in Paediatric Surgery.

Professional qualification and registration with the Italian Medical Register (Albo Italiano dei Medici Chirurghi).
Selection criteria
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on the candidates’ qualifications and an oral exam regarding urological topics.
Selection date
Oct 18, 2022
Place of teaching
Chirurgia Pediatrica di Bologna Centro di Chirurgia Mininvasiva Pediatrica
Study plan
  • Embriology of kidney and urinary tract - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Lucio Ildebrando Cocco
  • Functional aspects of upper and lower urinary tract - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Giovanni Zamboni Gruppioni
  • Prenatal diagnosis of urinary malformations - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Nicola Rizzo
  • Renal transplant - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Matteo Cescon
  • Surgical anatomy of kidney and urinary tract - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Lucia Manzoli
  • Surgical treatment of horseshoe kidney: indications and techniques - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Thomas Blanc
  • Multicystic kidney and renal cysts - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Giovanni Ruggeri
  • Urolitias - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Marco Garofalo
  • Minimally invasive nephrectomy and partial nephrectomy - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Thomas Blanc
  • Urinary diversion - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Eugenio Brunocilla
  • Wilms tumor and other renal tumors - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Andrea Pession
  • Minimally invasive pediatric surgery in urology - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Mario Lima
  • Robot-assisted urological approach - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Riccardo Schiavina
  • Hypospadias: surgical techniques - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Mario Lima
Compulsory attendance
13 CFU
Final Examination

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