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Opening of a 4th international branch: IRCAD Lebanon

The auditorium "Jacques Marescaux" was inaugurated by Prof. Antoine Maalouf, President of the French Hospital of the Levant in Beirut (Lebanon) and President of IRCAD Lebanon, on Saturday, July 20, with Jacques & Alice Marescaux and Michel Deneken, President of the University of Strasbourg.

July 21, 2019

First stone laying of IRCAD 3 – Construction of a brand-new building dedicated to robotic surgery

On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, Jean Rottner, President of the Grand Est region, Frédéric Bierry, President of the Bas-Rhin department council, Robert Hermann, President of the Eurometropolis of Strasbourg, Roland Ries, Mayor of Strasbourg, Arnaud Delhaye, VP of MITG, Medtronic Europe, Michel Deneken, President of the University of Strasbourg, Sophie Béjean, Rector of the Academy of Strasbourg, Chancellor of the [...]

June 20, 2019

The National Academy of medicine organizes a delocalized session at the IRCAD institute

IRCAD welcomed the National Academy of Medicine to Strasbourg for a delocalized session which was held on an exceptional basis, yesterday within the IRCAD premises and which gathered around 100 academicians and leading experts along with 3 former health ministers, namely Michèle Barzach, Philippe Douste-Blazy, and Jean-François Mattéi. The National Academy of Medicine delocalizes its sessions once a year to [...]

May 22, 2019

Marius Lavet prize awarded to Prof. Luc Soler, IRCAD’s scientific director

Prof. Luc Soler, IRCAD’s scientific director, received the Marius Lavet prize this month in Paris, which is awarded to engineers for their innovative work and their contribution to economic and social development. This prestigious prize highlights inventors and their project which can then be developed by companies. This marks the successful result of 25 years of research conducted by Luc [...]

March 28, 2019

A new R&D team for IRCAD Africa

David Sixela, Roger Mizero, and Aimable Muzuri have just arrived in Strasbourg to complete their training begun in Kigali in 2018 and to conduct several application projects with the R&D team of IRCAD/IHU, run by Alexandre Hostettler.

January 24, 2019

Visit of Mr. Daniel Kablan Duncan, Vice-President of the Ivory Coast Republic

On June 19, 2018, Professor Jacques Marescaux welcomed Mr. Daniel Kablan Duncan, Vice-President of the Ivory Coast Republic, accompanied by a delegation of 30 representatives, including Mr. Alain-Richard Donwahi, Water Affairs and Forestry Minister, Mr. Souleymane Diarassouba, Minister of Trade, Handicrafts and SME Promotion, Acting Minister of Industry and Mines, Dr. Edith Clarisse Kouassy, Health Deputy Director General of the [...]

June 22, 2018

2008-2018: 10th anniversary of IRCAD Taiwan – An exportation model of French excellence worldwide

On June 10, 2018, Professor Jacques MARESCAUX, President of IRCAD, and Mr. Min Ho Huang, President of Chang Bing Show Chwan Memorial Hospital and Founder of IRCAD Taiwan, celebrated with splendor the tenth anniversary of IRCAD Taiwan, the first offshoot of the Strasbourg Institute overseas, in the presence of Mr. William Lai, Prime Minister of Taiwan, Mr. Benoît Guidée, Director [...]

June 18, 2018

Official recertification of the IRCAD and IHU by the American College of Surgeons

The Research Institute Against Digestive Cancer (IRCAD) has been awarded re-accreditation as a Comprehensive Education Institute for its training courses in minimally invasive surgery organized in Strasbourg, France. The Institute successfully met the Standards and Criteria of the American College of Surgeons’ Program for Accreditation of Education Institutes (AEI). It remains the first French academic training center in minimal access [...]

April 12, 2018