CI Surgical Foundation Course Belgium
Tuesday-Thursday, 26-28 September 2017
700 Euro, excl. VAT
This course is organised in collaboration with the European Institute for ORL (Sint Augustinus Hospital) in Antwerp and Cochlear Academy, Mechelen, Belgium.
This 2 1/2-day training will provide basic knowledge and skills required for CI surgery by means of a mixture of presentations, discussion and practical sessions. The course will include observation and commentary of a live CI surgery and offers all participants extensive hands-on practice during guided temporal bone practica and electrode insertion on both surgical insertion models and real temporal bones.
The course will provide information on:
Surgical technique, from incision to electrode insertion, to closing the wound
CI assessment, selection considerations and criteria
Factors influencing patient outcomes including latest research
The complete Nucleus cochlear implant system product portfolio
An overview of the different stages in the CI process
Discussion forum with surgical faculty as well as participants’ cases
Who should attend:
Experienced ENT surgeons, who are new to Nucleus cochlear implants, who wish to learn more about CI surgery and get a better understanding of the entire CI process.
Registration fee: 700 Euro, excl. VAT
Max. number of participants: 11
How to register:
Contact your Cochlear representative, register online via the 'register here' button or contact us directly via email@example.com