4th ESMINT Teaching Course 2011

Date: 4th – 8th December 2011
Duration: - 4 days

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Course Organizers

Prof. Dr. med. Isabel Wanke
Prof. Dr. med. Daniel Rüfenacht


Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Center for Computational Imaging & Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine
Roc Boronat 138
E08018 Barcelona - Spain

About the course

The week long teaching course provides training in the growing area of minimally invasive treatment for cerebral aneurysms, spine and stroke. Teaching takes place in small groups with a selection of dedicated teachers who are leaders in their field, providing the best up-to-date knowledge and know-how available. Participants will benefit from specifically prepared teaching material, small group tutorials, keynote lectures and hands-on workshops.Held in English, the course exposes a maximum of 250 attendees to a unique teaching environment.

23 CME Credits Accreditation

The 4th ESMINT Teaching Course 2011 in Barcelona was granted 23 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Certificate of Attendance

All participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance on Monday, December 12, 2011 by email.

Facts & Figures

For more information about the Training Course, please read our FAQ.

Scientific Programme


Asmis L, Switzerland
Boccardi E, Italy
Byrne J, United Kingdom
Cognard C, France
Frösen J, Finland
Larrabide I, Spain
Liebig T, Germany
Molyneux A, United Kingdom
Moret J, France
Nesbit G, USA
Régis J, France
Rüfenacht D, Switzerland
Schaller K, Switzerland
Schramm J, Germany
Sluzewski M, The Netherlands
Spelle L, France
Szikora I, Hungary
Taki W, Japan
Vajkoczy P, Germany
Van Rooij W J, The Netherlands
Wanke I, Switzerland

Special Lectures on

  • Update on current endovascular stroke treatment
  • Biologocial aspects of intracranial aneurysms
  • Understanding and preventing of thrombosis

Focus on

  • Practical aspects and hands-on workshops in aneurysm coiling
  • Treatment strategies in BAVM
  • How to treat spinal vascular malformations
  • Most difficult cases of AVM, AVF, aneurysms
  • Worst complications in EVT of AVM, AVF and aneurysms

Advisory Board

James V Byrne, MD
Pedro Lylyk, MD
Waro Taki, MD
Carl Schaller, MD


MCI Zurich Office is pleased to offer a hotel booking service for the ESMINT Teaching Course. Our hotel rates include Bed & Breakfast, VAT and all taxes. Online booking is available from midyear, 2011.