Professional Master programme in Multidisciplinary theoretical and practical management of chronic inflammatory bowel diseases - 5665

Code 5665
Academic Year 2019-2020
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Fernando Rizzello
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language Italian
Cost 3.500,00 €
Instalments I instalment 1.750,00 €; II instalment 1.750,00 €
Application deadline

The call for applications will be issued soon

Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences - DIMEC
Professional Profile
The objectives of the degree programme are:
 - To increase clinical experience in managing patients with simple and, above all, complex IBD
 - To develop a holistic approach to managing patients with IBD by consulting with experts in other specialties
 - To improve the ability to analyse possible medical and surgical strategies required for managing IBD
 - To develop care programmes that can be implemented at work - Analyse through real life experience the actual effectiveness of various medical and surgical therapies
- To analyse in detail the results of scientific literature and their applicability to daily work
Number of participants
Min: 3 Max: 12
Admission qualifications
Degree in Medicine and Surgery (II cycle)
Other requirements
Specials in Internal Medicine; Specialty in Gastroenterology and digestive endoscopy; Specialty in
General Surgery Research Doctorate or equivalent qualification
Selection criteria
assessment of qualifications
Place of teaching
Aula Didattica, Padiglione 5, 1° piano, DIMEC, AOU S. Orsola-Malpighi Aula Chirurgica, Padiglione 5, 2° piano, ala H, DIMEC, AOU S. Orsola-Malpighi
Study plan
  • Epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, natural history, risk factors and follow-up of IBD - SSD: MED / 09 - lecturer: Paolo Gionchetti;
  • Basic and advanced endoscopy in the management of IBD - SSD: MED / 18 - lecturer: Massimo Pierluigi Di Simone;
  • Basic and advanced radiological methods in the management of IBD - SSD: MED / 36 - lecturer: Rita Golfieri;
  • Medical therapy of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease - SSD: MED / 09 - lecturer: Fernando Rizzello;
  • Management of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease - SSD: MED / 18 - lecturer: Gilberto Poggioli;
  • Management of extraintestinal and infectious manifestations of mental and psychiatric distress - SSD: MED / 09 - lecturer: Fernando Rizzello.


Practical activity at the outpatient clinics and the Department of SSD Intestinal Inflammatory Disease Gionchetti;
Practical activity at the outpatient clinics and the Department of Food Tract Surgery

Compulsory attendance
25 CFU
Final Examination