Program:

The program of this course includes live surgeries, hands-on dissection sessions, and podium presentations by Swiss and international faculty.


The following topics will be covered:
 ■ Endoscopic access to the middle ear
 ■ Tympano-ossiculoplasty 
 ■ Stapes surgery
 ■ Endoscopic Cochlear implantation
 ■ Endoscopic access to the lateral skull base


Format and objective:

It is the aim of SEES to provide an excellent, realistic, and fruitful learning environment for all participants. The dissection will be held on a step-by-step mode with small groups of two participants per cadaveric head. Personal instructors introduce the endoscopic technique. The course strongly relies on hands-on demonstrations using whole-head cadaveric specimens. Live surgery, lectures and demonstrations cover the theoretical background of the subjects taught.


Language:
The official language of the course is English