Surgical week: update in minimally invasive surgery 2022

Last week, top experts from around the world gathered in Naples to attend the “Surgical week: update in minimally invasive surgery 2022”, organized by Professor Francesco Corcione (Professor of General Surgery and Director of the Minimally Invasive General Surgery and Oncology UOC at the Federico II Hospital in Naples). Live surgeries, as well as lectures […]

New appointments for IRCAD Vice-President, Prof. Silvana Perretta

The ACS Board of Regents appointed Prof. Silvana Perretta as an Advisor of the Committee on Emerging Surgical Technologies and Education (CESTE) to lead efforts focusing on innovative use of new technologies in surgery and surgical education.  Prof. Silvana Perretta was also appointed as an Associate Member of the French National Academy of Surgery. 

Visit of Dr. H.C. Mult. Sybill Storz, chair of the supervisory board of KARL STORZ

Yesterday, Dr. H.C. Mult. Sybill Storz (Chair of the Supervisory Board, KARL STORZ) visited IRCAD 3, accompanied by Mr. Eric Dourver (Director Key Opinion Leader Management, Global Strategic Marketing, KARL STORZ) and Professor Jacques Marescaux. KARL STORZ was IRCAD’s very first contact when the Institute was looking for a corporate partnership. Unfortunately at that time […]

Videoconference with the French Embassy in China

Following a first meeting with Mr. Benoît Guidée, Consul General of China, Professor Jacques Marescaux participated in a videoconference with the staff of the French Embassy in China, including Mr. Romain Jacquet (advisor for social affairs, health and labor). The discussion focused on the development of IRCAD China, planned for 2023 in collaboration with the […]

Visit of the former Minister of the Interior Christophe Castaner

The IRCAD had the honor to welcome for two hours a delegation led by the former Minister of the Interior Christophe Castaner, current president of the parliamentary group La République En Marche. The exchanges focused on the interest of collaboration between the academic and industrial worlds to facilitate technology transfer.

Siemens in Kigali

During her visit to Kigali, Ms. Sadife Sabri Descamps (Head of entreprise services North and West Africa, Siemens Healthineers) announced that Siemens will create the largest CT scan and MRI simulation center in Rwanda, hence becoming the preferred partner of IRCAD Africa. This new project demonstrates Siemens’ increasing motivation to get closer to IRCAD and […]

IRCAD North America

Last Friday, Professor Jacques Marescaux went to Charlotte, North Carolina (USA), to formalize a new partnership with Atrium Health, as well as the creation of a new Institute: IRCAD North America. The IRCAD will be the first research building in “The Pearl” innovation district, which is currently under construction, next to the future Wake Forest […]