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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

Siemens Healthcare CEO, Mr. Hermann Requardt, visits the IRCAD

On March 12, Professor Jacques Marescaux welcomed Siemens Healthcare’s CEO, Mr. Hermann Requardt, and his collaborators, to give them a tour of the IRCAD and the IHU Strasbourg (image-guided minimally invasive surgery institute).

March 12, 2013

Visit of Mr. Moncef Marzouki,
President of the Tunisian Republic

On February 5, 2013, Moncef Marzouki, President of the Tunisian Republic, came to Strasbourg to address the Members of the European Parliament. He also paid a visit to Professor Jacques Marescaux at the IRCAD training center after getting back together with his former colleagues and fellows of Strasbourg’s School of Medicine.

February 5, 2013

IHU Strasbourg: four world firsts in less than a year since its creation

Less than a year after its creation within the framework of the Investment for the Future Program (Programme des Investissements d’Avenir), the Hospital-University Institute of Strasbourg (IHU) “Institute of Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Surgery”, in cooperation with the Research Institute against Digestive Cancer (IRCAD), has achieved four surgical firsts, three world firsts and one French first, resorting to entirely minimally invasive [...]

November 19, 2012

IRCAD charity dinner at Europa Park

The association « les Amis de l’IRCAD » organized a great dinner party on Friday, November 9, 2012 for the IRCAD (Research Institute Against Digestive Cancer) in Europa Park’s most prestigious room: the Teatro dell’Arte.

November 9, 2012

36690€: UNPRECEDENTED SUCCESS for the IRCAD’s wine auction

At the Hilton Hotel’s Orangerie lounges, Thursday, May 24, 2012. 36690€ were collected by the IRCAD (Research Institute Against Digestive Cancers) on Thursday, May 24, 2012 during the wine auction which took place at the Hilton Hotel lounges in Strasbourg.

May 24, 2012