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of the European Society for Paedriatic Gastronentology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Welcome to the 50th Annual Meeting

10-13 May 2017 · Prague · Czech Republic
International Conference Centre

Endoscopy Learning Zone

We are delighted to inform you that the 50th ESPGHAN Annual Meeting hosts this year again an Endoscopy Learning Zone.
It takes place in Terrace 1 on Level 2.
For any further information on the programme and the tutors teaching you please click here.

The Endoscopy Learning Zone will provide hands-on training in the following diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy techniques:

  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Diagnostic upper GI endoscopy
  • Diagnostic ileocolonoscopy
  • Endoscopy simulator
  • Esophageal balloon dilatation
  • Foreign body removal
  • Gastrostomy placement
  • Hemostasis techniques for bleeding varices (banding/injection)
  • Hemostatic techniques for bleeding ulcers (APC/clips/injection)
  • Polypectomies
  • Single stage PEG placement
  • ESGE video learning zone

The training will be on biologic models and mannequins to achieve optimum simulation and interaction. The hands-on training will be supervised by some of the most experienced pediatric endoscopists in Europe. 

The Endoscopy Learning Zone is generously supported by 3D Systems, Fujifilm, Halyard, Olympus.

Registration for Endoscopy Learning Zone

Please note that a registration for the Learning zones is only possible in combination with a congress registration and is only possible on site.