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“2014 NUMERIC’ ALSACE Grand Prize” awarded to Visible Patient, an IRCAD spin-off

On November 5, VISIBLE PATIENT, a company which stemmed from 15 years of IRCAD R&D, received the 2014 Numeric’Alsace Grand Prize in Strasbourg. This prize rewards Alsace’s best digital ideas, strategies, solutions and applications. Visible Patient was created in July 2013, and proposes a new type of surgery guided by 3D virtual imaging for every patient, used before and during [...]

November 12, 2014

National Academy of Surgery Scholarships and Awards

The National Academy of Surgery aims to promote minimally invasive surgery with the support of the IRCAD. In this respect, two scholarships and an award will be implemented from 2014 onwards.

September 29, 2014

20 years of IRCAD

The IRCAD celebrated its 20th birthday at the "Brasserie des Haras" with great fanfare and music on July 12, 2014. The party was a true success and unravelled on the theme of "One world, 3 IRCADs".

July 12, 2014

Professor Jacques Marescaux awarded the “Medal of Diplomatic Friendship”

On Tuesday, February 18, 2014, Professor Jacques Marescaux was awarded the “Medal of Diplomatic Friendship” by Mr David Lin, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China – Taiwan. The ceremony took place in one of the grand Salons of Taipei’s Minister of Foreign Affairs.

February 18, 2014

Visit of French President, François Hollande at IRCAD

On January 30, 2014, Professor Jacques Marescaux welcomed François Hollande, President of France at IRCAD to show him around the facilities dedicated to minimally invasive robotic surgical platforms and the “Haras” biocluster.

January 30, 2014

2008-2013: 5th anniversary of the IRCAD Taiwan training center

On Monday, October 7, 2013, among playful dragons and rolling drums, Professor Jacques MARESCAUX, President of the IRCAD France and Professor Min Ho HUANG, President of the IRCAD Taiwan and of the Show Chwan Memorial Hospital in Taiwan celebrated the 5th anniversary of the creation of the IRCAD Taiwan in Taichung (Taiwan)

October 7, 2013

Professor Jacques Marescaux, official guest of Moncef Marzouki, President of the Republic of Tunisia

The IRCAD’s expertise once again acknowledged and praised beyond the borders of France. On Monday, September 16, 2013, Moncef Marzouki, President of the Republic of Tunisia welcomed Professor Jacques Marescaux in his palace in Carthage for a working session that he presided along with his Health Minister, Sir Abdellatif Mekki and his Minister for Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sir [...]

September 16, 2013

Professor Jacques Marescaux awarded “Digital Personality of the Year”

On Thursday April 18, 2013, Professor Jacques Marescaux, President and Founder of the IRCAD, received the Digital Personality of the Year Award. The ceremony took place at the Potocki Hotel of the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Ile-de-France region), as part of the Digital Technology Award’s 15th edition, organized by Télécom ParisTech.

April 18, 2013

A brand-new distinction for the IRCAD in the United States: Dr. Joël Leroy awarded “Pioneer In Minimally Invasive Surgery”

In 2010, Professor Marescaux led the way receiving an award from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) for “his surgical career accomplishments”. In 2012, the “Career Development Award” was granted by the SAGES to Dr. Silvana Perretta. It is now Dr. Joël LEROY’s turn to win the 2013 SAGES Pioneer in Surgical Endoscopy Award, one of the [...]

April 17, 2013