Hands-on course: 8th Temporal Bone Dissection Course

Event Location
Sparsör, Sweden

Event Dates
14 Mar 2016 - 17 Mar 2016

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The Otosurgical Department at the University Hospital in Uppsala, Sweden arranges in cooperation with PO Medica the “8thTemporal Bone Dissection Course in Sparsör”. The course is designed for residents but all colleagues with otosurgical interest are invited.

The course includes Anatomy, Radiology and Surgery of the temporal bone. The modern Tympanoplastic and Mastoid procedures including obliteration technique, Hearing Implant Surgery and Skull-Base procedures for CPA-tumours will be demonstrated and discussed. The main focus will be on hands-on dissections. It will also be possible to practice middle ear- and cochlear implantation with different approaches. The temporal bone lab is designed for 15 delegates. All participants will have their own complete equipped workbench with drill, microscope and surgical instruments. The course language is English.

The Education Centre in Sparsör near Borås is located 20 minutes from the Gothenburg airport “Landvetter”.

The course fee 1200 Euro – 11 000 SEK + VAT includes 3 temporal bones, Dissection compendium, other course literature, lunches, coffee/tea, reception, course dinner and bus transfers from the hotel in Borås to the Education Centre. The costs for the hotel accommodation are not included.