Professional Master programme in Minimally Invasive and Robotic Pediatric Surgery - 9056

Code 9056
Academic Year 2016-2017
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Mario Lima
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English, Italian
Cost 1500 Euros
Instalments First installment 750 Euros; Second installment 750 Euros (payment deadline 28/04/2017)
Application deadline

Oct 21, 2016 (Expired)

Enrollment start and end From 7 to 22 of November 2016
Programme start and end dates

December 2016 - October 2017

Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences - DIMEC
Professional Profile
This Professional Master's programme aims to train surgeons intending to operate using minimally and robotic invasive paediatric techniques.
Number of participants
Min: 3 Max: 10
Incompatibility with other programmes

Under the terms of article 142 T.U. 1592/1933 of the Italian law, it is not permitted to register to more than one university degree programme at the same time: therefore, students registering to this Master’s degree programme will not be able to register to any other Master, specialisation school, PhD, first or second cycle degree programme at the same time. This clause does not apply to post-graduate (“alta formazione”), Lifelong Learning programme or Summer/Winter schools.

For conditions other than those mentioned above, please refer to the respective regulations and the competent offices (eg. Research grants, TFA, PAS).

Admission qualifications
Second cycle or single cycle degree in Medicine and Surgery
Linguistic skills
Excellent knowledge of the English language is required
Other requirements
- Specialization in Paediatric Surgery or Specialization in General Surgery;
- Attendance certificate confirming at least 2 years in a Paediatric Surgery ward;
- Professional qualification;
- Registration with the Italian Medical Register (Albo italiano dei Medici Chirurghi)
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
Oct 25, 2016
Place of teaching
Dipartimento di Chirurgia Pediatrica. Chirurgia Pediatrica di Bologna
Centro di chirurgia mininvasiva pediatrica (4° Piano pad 13. Policlinico S. Orsola)
Study plan
  • Chirurgia toracoscopica - MED 20 - Mario Lima
  • Chirurgia retroperitoneoscopica - MED 20 - Mario Lima
  • Anestesia e rianimazione pediatrica - MED 41 - Fabio Caramelli
  • Chirurgia Laparoscopica esofago-stomaco - MED 20 - Giovanni Ruggeri
  • Chirurgia laparoscopica fegato e vie biliari - MED 20 - Alessandro Settimi
  • Chirurgia mininvasiva dell'ernia pediatrica - MED 20 - Ciro Esposito
  • Chirurgia robotica pediatrica - MED 20 - Girolamo Mattioli
  • Chirurgia mininvasiva in urologia pediatrica - MED 20 - Marcello Cimador
  • Chirurgia videoassistita neonatale - MED 20 - Mario Lima
  • Chirurgia laparoscopica del colon - MED 20 - Vincenzo Jasonni
  • Chirurgia videoassistita in ginecologia - MED 20 - Marcello Domini
  • Chirurgia laparoscopica in oncologia pediatrica - MED 20 - Piergiorgio Gamba
  • Tecniche e strumentario di base - MED 20 - Mario Messina
Compulsory attendance
15 CFU
Final Examination