Minimally invasive approaches to uterine disorders

Full immersion in gynecologic minimally invasive surgery

Taking part in our courses will allow you to learn from world-renowned experts, discuss and interact with them. 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.
Come and join us, and be one of the 7,200 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.

Minimally invasive approaches to uterine disorders


Course option

Course status

  • No more courses for this period

Course directors

Arnaud Wattiez (FR)

Course objectives

  • To describe technical steps used for advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • To acquire practical skills for diagnostic hysteroscopy and outpatient surgery
  • To acquire the technique and skills to perform operative hysteroscopy for myoma, polyp, and endometrial resection
  • To describe results and potential complications, and how to prevent them in both laparoscopy and hysteroscopy
  • To practice on models & live tissue in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their

Target audience

Gynecological surgeons

Educational methods

  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants

  • Live operative demonstrations

  • Practical training on live tissue (mini-pigs) and hysteroscopy models

Cancellation policy

CME credits & accreditations

Resolution of conflicts of interest (COI)

The IRCAD training center has industrial and research partners (Karl Storz, Covidien/Medtronic, and Intuitive Surgical) 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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Educational sponsorship and funding

IRCAD has received financial support in the form of an unrestricted financial support. IRCAD course funding occurs via an unrestricted support from IRCAD sponsors (medical device companies). Funding is provided free of any attempt to influence the program, individual sessions, subjects for discussion, content and choice of faculty members.
Commercial names of medical devices/software/equipment may appear because they are linked to specific medical procedures, which are the focus of this training course. Other products in the market can be used to perform the aforementioned medical procedures. The IRCAD as an educational provider does not endorse any particular product.

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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

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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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