Professional Master programme in Minimally invasive paediatric surgery - 8276

Code 8276
Academic Year 2014-2015
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Mario Lima
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English, Italian
Cost 1.500 euros
Instalments First instalment: €750.00; Second instalment: €750.00 (deadline for payment 30/04/2015)
Call deadline

Oct 31, 2014 (Expired)

Enrollment start and end From 24/11/2014 to 01/12/2014
Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences
Professional Profile
This Professional Master's programme aims to train surgeons intending to operate using minimally invasive paediatric techniques.
Number of participants
Min: 3 Max: 10
Admission qualifications
Second or single cycle degree obtained pursuant to D.M. 270/04 and the following classes LM-41 Degree in Medicine or second or single cycle degree in an equivalent subject area, including those obtained under previous degree systems (D.M. 509/99 and the older degree systems "Vecchio Ordinamento").
Linguistic skills
Excellent knowledge of the English language is required
Other requirements
b) Registration with the Italian Medical Register
c) Professional qualification
d) Attendance certificate confirming at least 2 years in a Paediatric Surgery ward
Selection criteria
Admission to the Professional Master’s programme is subject to the positive assessment of the candidates’ qualifications and a written exam on paediatric surgery subjects
Selection date
Nov 10, 2014
Place of teaching
Centre for Minimally Invasive Paediatric Surgery
Study plan
  • Basic techniques and instruments
  • Thoracic surgical physiopathology and anatomy
  • Abdominal surgical physiopathology and anatomy
  • Laparoscopic surgery – aesophagus, stomach
  • Laparoscopic surgery – colon
  • Video-assisted surgery in gynaecology
  • Laparoscopic surgery – liver, biliary tract
  • Minimally invasive surgery on paediatric hernia
  • Neonatal video-assisted surgery
  • Thoracoscopic surgery
Compulsory attendance
20 CFU
Final Examination