Programme topics

  • Equipment and procedure
  • Anatomy interpretation
  • Fine needle biopsy and core needle procedures
  • Indications of EUS and EUS guided biopsy in gastroenterology
  • Evaluation of cystic pancreatic lesions
  • Evaluation of solid pancreatic lesions
  • EUS of submucosal tumours
  • EUS of the mediastinum - what the gastroenterologist should know
  • Staging and resectability evaluation of upper GI cancer
  • Guided injection (PCN, Fiducials, alcohol and chemotherapy) and RF therapies
  • Guided drainage procedures
  • The role of elastography, Doppler and echo contrast examinations
  • Interpretation of EUS cytology and micro core histology

Faculty

  • Adrian Saftoiu, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania
  • Anand Sahai, Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM), Canada
  • Anders Toxværd, Department of Pathology, Herlev and Gentofte University Hospital, Denmark
  • Birgit Guldhammer Skov, Department of Pathology, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  • Christian Jenssen, Chefarzt Klinik für Innere Medizin Ärztliche Leitung Krankenhaus Märkisch Oderland GmbH, Germany
  • Claudio De Angelis, Department of General and Specialist Medicine, City of Health and Science of Turin , Italy          
  • Eike Burmester, Medizinische Klinik I, Sana Kliniken Lübeck, Germany                   
  • Evangelos Kalaitzakis, GastroUnit, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev and Gentofte, Denmark
  • Jane Preuss Hasselby, Department of Pathology, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  • Jeppe Thue Jensen, GastroUnit, Department of Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Denmark
  • Julio Iglesias-Garcia, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Health Research Institute (IDIS), University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela, Spain           
  • Katharina Biermann, Department of Pathology, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Michael Bau Mortensen, Department of surgery, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
  • Mette Lundvald Rasmussen, Department of Surgery, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
  • Paolo Arcidiacono, The Complex Unit and of the Research Program of Bilio-pancreatic Endoscopy and Diagnostic and Operative Endoscopic Ultrasonography, Research Division of Experimental Oncology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy         
  • Paul Clementsen, Department of Internal Medicine, Zealand University Hospital, Denmark
  • Philip Kaye, School of Molecular Medical Sciences, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Peter Vilmann, GastroUnit, Department of Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Denmark
  • Rasti Kunda, Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark          
  • Steven Pereira, Institute for Liver and Digestive Health UCL Medical School - Royal Free Hospital Campus, United Kingdom
  • Tomas Hucl, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Czech Republic
  • Vibeke Gye, Department of Surgery, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark


Nordic Faculty

  • Riadh Sadik, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology​, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
  • Roald Flesland Havre, Department of Medicine​, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
  • Khanh Do-Cong Pham, Department of Medicine​, Haukeland University Hospital​, Norway
  • Perttu Arkkila, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
  • Palle Nordblad Schmidt, Department of Gastroenterology, Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Denmark
  • Per Ejstrud, Department of Surgery, Aalborg University Hospital, Denmark
  • Lasse Bremholm Hansen, Department of Surgery, Zealand University Hospital, Denmark

 

Instructors

  • Hazem Hassan, GastroUnit, Department of Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Denmark
  • Lene Brink, GastroUnit, Department of Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Denmark
  • John Gásdal Karstensen, Department of Gastroenterology, Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Denmark
  • Bojan Kovacevic, GastroUnit, Department of Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Denmark​