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

Code 5506
Academic Year 2017-2018
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Mario Lima
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost 1000 Euros
Instalments First instalment 500 euros; Second instalment 500 euros (payment deadline 31 January 2018).
Application deadline

Aug 31, 2017 (Expired)

Enrollment start and end From 13 to 22 september 2017
Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences - DIMEC
Professional Profile
This Professional Master's program 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: 3 Max: 10
Admission qualifications
- Second cycle or single cycle degree in Medicine and Surgery;
- Specialization in Paediatric Surgery;
- 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 oral exam regarding urological topis.
Selection date
Sep 06, 2017
Place of teaching
Centro di Chirurgia Mininvasiva Pediatrica - Bologna
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 Antonio Daniele Pinna
  • 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 Alaa El Ghoneimi
  • 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