TENTH POSTGRADUATE COURSE – SURGERY OF THE THORACIC AORTA
Palazzo della Cultura e dei Congressi
Piazza della Costituzione, 4/a
40128 Bologna – Italy
HOW TO GET TO BOLOGNA
Several airlines connect Bologna with many Italian and foreign cities. The International airport “G. Marconi” is located just 7 km from the Course Venue.
About 15 minutes by taxi.
Taxi: +39 051.372727 – +39 051.4950 – +39 051.534141
The Bologna Central Station is one of the largest railway interconnections in both Italy and Europe. It is a few minutes from Palazzo della Cultura e dei Congressi.
Buses no. 35/39 link the station with the Course Venue.
The prices of the tickets are € 1,30 – validity: 75 minutes from time of ticket validation on bus.
One-day ticket price is € 5,00, validity: 24 hours from time of ticket validation on bus.
From motorway A1, A13, A14: from the ring road take exit n. 7 (Via Stalingrado) or exit Bologna Fiera direction city centre.
Parking facilities are available near the Course Venue.
A shuttle service will be available on 11th and 12th November, connecting the Congress Venue to all the hotels booked through the Organizing Secretariat.
A reception desk will operate at the Course venue on 11th November from 7.30 to 19.00 and on 12th November from 7.30 until the end of the Course.
Attendance certificates will be issued to Course participants by the Organising Secretariat at the end of the Course.
The official Course language is English. Simultaneous translation will be provided from English to Italian.
A technical exhibition will take place throughout the Course. For information, please contact the Organizing Secretariat: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conference Dinner at Palazzo Re Enzo on Monday, 11th November.
Detailed information about the Conference Dinner will be available in the Final Programme.
ROBERTO DI BARTOLOMEO
Professor Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna – Italy
S. Orsola Hospital
Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna – Italy
Luigi Sacco Hospital, Milan – Italy
Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital, Liverpool – UK
JOSEPH E. BAVARIA
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia – USA
Hellios Klinikum Krefeld, Krefeld – Germany
IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, San Giovanni Rotondo – Italy
EDWARD P. CHEN
Emory University, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Atlanta – USA
IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan – Italy
JOSEPH S. COSELLI
Texas Heart Institute – Baylor College of Medicine, Houston – USA
University Heart Center Freiburg- Bad Krozingen, Freiburg – Germany
RUGGERO DE PAULIS
European Hospital, Rome – Italy
MARCO DI EUSANIO
AOU Ospedali Riuniti “Umberto I” – Lancisi – Salesi, Ancona – Italy
U.O. Cardiochirurgia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardiologiche, Toraciche e Vascolari, Università degli Studi di Padova, Padova – Italy
GEBRINE EL KHOURY
St-Luc Hospital, Brussels – Belgium
University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston – USA
Dipartimento di Chirurgia Cardiovascolare e Toracica, Università di Verona, Verona – Italy
Chirurgia Vascolare Metropolitana di Bologna, Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna, Bologna – Italy
LEONARD N GIRARDI
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York – USA
Hospital Hieetzing, Vienna – Austria
St. Antonius Hospital, Cothen – The Netherlands
University of Essen, West German Heart Center, Essen – Germany
University of Hamburg, Hamburg – Germany
Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris – France
Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla – USA
LUIS C. MAROTO
Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid – Spain
Austin Hospital, Melbourne – Australia
U.Z. Gasthuisberg, Leuven – Belgium
Kyoto University Hospital, Osaka – Japan
Herzzentrum Leipzig, Leipzig – Germany
WILLIAM J. MORSHUIS
Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen – The Netherlands
Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo – Japan
Kobe University, Kobe – Japan
AUNG YE OO
St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London – UK
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul – South Korea
IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese – Italy
Mayo Clinic, Rochester – USA
ERIC E. ROSELLI
Cleveland Clinic heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland – USA
AZ St. Jan, Bruges – Belgium
MALAKH LAL SHRESTHA
Hannover Medical School, Hannover – Germany
The Jikei University Kashiwa Hospital, Chiba – Japan
University of Essen, West German Heart Center, Essen – Germany
Rhön-Klinikum Campus Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt – Germany
BASHI V. VELAYUDHAN
SIMS Hospital – Vadapalani, Chennai – India
Participants are invited to send videos on any of the topics addressed. Please use Windows Media Player compatible formats. Maximum video length is 5 minutes. All oral presentations will be in English.
The Videos should be sent to the Organizing Secretariat by 4th October 2019 with a CD, USB or uploading them on WeTransfer (www.wetransfer.com, recipient’s e-mail address: email@example.com).
The 10 best video presentations will be published in JOVS (Journal of Visualised Surgery). The winners will be asked to write
a brief report about the video topic.
ON LINE REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED. IT WILL BE POSSIBLE TO REGISTER ON SITE ON MONDAY MORNING STARTING FROM 07:30.
REGISTRATION FEES (price including 22% VAT)
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAABefore 6th September 2019 On or after 6th September 2019
Surgeons € 660,00 € 780,00
SICCH Members* € 520,00 € 610,00
Trainees € 130,00
Accompanying guests € 190,00
*Reduced fee for individual registrations only
HOW TO REGISTER
On-line registration on the web site: www.noemacongressi.it
The registration fee for Surgeons includes:
Admittance to all sessions, access to the exhibition, Course materials, certificate of attendance, coffee breaks and lunches on 11th and 12th November, Conference dinner on 11th November.
The registration fee for Trainees includes:
Admittance to all sessions, access to the exhibition, Course materials, certificate of attendance coffee breaks and lunches on 11th and 12th November.
The registration fee for Accompanying guests includes:
Conference dinner on 11th November, a guided tour on 12th November.
Payments have to be made to: Noema srl
> by Bank Transfer to Noema srl, drawn on an Italian bank.
> by Credit Card
Cancellations of registered Participants must be sent in writing to the Organizing Secretariat. A 70% refund will be made for all cancellations received before 30th September 2019. After that date not refunds will be possible.
All refunds will be processed after the Course.
HOTEL DUS DOUBLE
Near Course venue
Savhotel – BOLOGNA FIERA****
Via Ferruccio Parri, 9 € 152,90 € 163,90
Royal Hotel Carlton ****s
Via Montebello, 8 € 142,00 € 172,00
Hotel Internazionale ****
Via dell’Indipendenza, 60 € 114,00 € 134,00
Hotel I Portici ****
Via dell’Indipendenza, 69 € 185,00 € 215,00
Starhotels Excelsior ****
Viale Pietramellara, 51 € 135,00 € 150,00
Near S.Orsola Hospital
Aemilia Hotel ****
Via Zaccherini Alvisi, 16 € 163,90 € 196,90
A number of rooms have been booked for Course participants at the Hotels listed above Rooms will be assigned on a first-come first-served basis depending on availability. Confirmation will be sent to each applicant.
Booking fee: € 36,60 (VAT 22% included).
Please note that the city tax has to be paid directly at check-out.