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

Code 5506
Academic Year 2023-2024
Subject area Health
Campus Bologna
Level Second
Director Mario Lima
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English, Italian
Cost 1.000,00 €
Instalments first instalment 500,00 € (to be paid by 20 November 2023); second instalment 500,00 € (to be paid by 31 January 2024)
Application deadline

Oct 13, 2023 (Expired)

Enrolment start and end from 6 November 2023 to 20 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 20 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 an oral exam on urological topics.
Selection date
Oct 19, 2023
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 Davide Martelli
  • Prenatal diagnosis of urinary malformations - MED/40 - Docente Titolare Giuliana Simonazzi
  • Renal transplant - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Matteo Cescon
  • 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 Boris Chertin
  • Urolitias - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Marco Garofalo
  • Minimally invasive nephrectomy and partial nephrectomy - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Thomas Blanc
  • Urinary diversion - MED/20 - Docente Titolare Eugenio Brunocilla
  • Wilms tumor and other renal tumors - MED/38- 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
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