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

Code 9056
Academic Year 2023-2024
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Tommaso Gargano
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English, Italian
Cost 1.500,00 €
Instalments first instalment 750,00 € (to be paid by 23 November 2023); second instalment 750,00 € (to be paid by 31 January 2024)
Application deadline

Oct 20, 2023 (Expired)

Enrolment start and end from 10 November 2023 to 23 November 2023
Main Department
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences - DIMEC
Number of participants
Min: 4 Max: 10
Admission qualifications
The programme is reserved for candidates who, by the time of enrolment 23 November 2023, are in possession of the following qualifications and access requirements:
- second cycle or single cycle degree obtained under D.M. 270/04 or second cycle degree or single cycle degree obtained under the laws previously in force (DM 509/99 and Old Regulations) in the following fields or classes: LM-41 Medicine and Surgery;
- second cycle or single cycle degree obtained abroad deemed equivalent to those described in point above by the admission committee, for the purposes of admission to the Master.
- Specialization in Paediatric Surgery or Specialization in General Surgery with Attendance certificate confirming at least 2 years in a Paediatric Surgery, or enrollment in the Specialization Course in Paediatric Surgery.
- Professional qualification - Registration with the Italian Medical Register (Albo italiano dei Medici Chirurghi).
It should in any case be noted that the following are required:
a) a 2nd cycle qualification obtained in Italy according to the Bologna Process (degree from the previous system, specialist/2nd cycle degree, single cycle degree)
b) an equivalent qualification obtained abroad under the legal degree system of the country issuing the qualification
Selection criteria
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on the candidates' qualifications and a oral exam on paediatric surgery subjects.
Selection date
Oct 26, 2023
Study plan
  • Thoracoscopic surgery – MED/20 – Docente Titolare Mario Lima
  • Retroperitoneoscopy – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Mario Lima
  • Anesthesiology and pediatric intensive cure unit – MED/41 - Docente Titolare Fabio Caramelli
  • Laparoscopic surgery of gastro-esophageal junction – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Riccardo Casadei
  • Laparoscopic surgery of liver and biliary tract – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Marco Spada
  • Laparoscopy in inguinal hernia – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Michele Libri
  • Robot- assisted surgery in children – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Girolamo Mattioli
  • Minimally invasive surgery in pediatric urology – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Marcello Cimador
  • Neonatal videoassisted surgery – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Mario Lima
  • Laparoscopic surgery of colon – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Girolamo Mattioli
  • Videoassisted surgery in gynecology – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Tommaso Gargano
  • Laparoscopic surgery in pediatric oncology – MED/20 - Docente Titolare Andrea Pession
  • Instruments and devices for minimally invasive pediatric surgery - Docente Titolare MED/20 - Mario Messina
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