Comprehensive hands-on MIS training for gynecological endoscopy


Our full immersion workshops have been structured to provide didactic lectures, live or pre-recorded surgery, video sessions and hands-on training on live tissue.

This full-fledged participation will provide you with every information and extensive tips and tricks to reach the next level of success for the benefit of your patients gynecologic surgery.

Taking part in our courses will allow you to learn from world-renowned experts, discuss and interact with them.

Come and join us, and be one of the 8,800 surgeons who have seized the opportunity to improve their knowledge and know-how.

All Faculty members will be happy to welcome you and
help you to update your skills and enhance your minimally invasive surgical capabilities.


Comprehensive hands-on MIS training for gynecological endoscopy


Course status

Practical training on live tissue

Starting at 1980 €

Course director

Arnaud Wattiez (FR)

Course objectives

  • To provide the basic skills required for appropriate progress in clinical laparoscopic practice
  • To describe technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To practice on live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their skills
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them

Target audience

Gynecological surgeons

Educational methods

  • Intensive practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs) and pelvic trainers
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

Cancellation policy

CME credits & accreditations

May 15-16, 2023
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME for CME accreditation of this event

Resolution of conflicts of interest (COI):

The IRCAD training center has industrial and research partners (e.g., Karl Storz and Covidien/Medtronic) and Course Faculty members and Healthcare professionals declare these industrial partners are never committed to the elaboration and running organization of the programs or in the choice of experts. There is neither publicity nor promotion in the form of pull-up stands or flyers during the course.

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The courses are organized in such a way that participants are fully immersed in the heart of the Institute, from start to finish.

One day at IRCAD

Your course by day, the comfort and luxury in Les Haras Hotel **** by night

A place with a unique design, inspired by history and the universe of horses… Les Haras Hotel**** honors leather and wood to take its guests on a journey through time.

The Haras Brasserie offers a modern and friendly cuisine. The great classics of French cuisine are celebrated there, alongside signature dishes from Alsace or inspirations from the world over.


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from USA

I just want to say you thank you for everything. I really enjoyed the course. I can’t wait to do another one.

from Argentina

The course is well organized and I am very happy about the conduct of it.

from Sri Lanka

I had a great time on the course and enjoyed the French hospitality.

from United Kingdom

It was such a pleasure to participate in this course. I am looking forward to another course at IRCAD.

from Bosnia-Herzegovina

It was a fantastic and productive experience.

from Argentina

I want to thank you for warm welcome, extremely good organization and everything that you have done. For a long time it was my dream, and it came true. Thank you one more time.

from Ukraine

Congratulations on another wonderful and highly educational course. The friendship atmosphere is outstanding. I look forward to your course every year and look forward to participating again.

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