ESPNIC Summer School in September - Geneva, Switzerland

The ESPNIC Summer School will take place in Geneva from the 24th to 26th of September. There will be presented topics such as Safe PICU - management and standardsMechanical Ventilation and Acute Liver Failure. In addition a Transport workshop will be conducted. For more information - please, visit the event website.

3-day refresher course targeted at candidates preparing for the European Paediatric / Neonatal Intensive Care DiplomaTM (EPIC Diploma™), or any individuals wanting to refresh their core knowledge the speciality.

The ESPNIC Summer School will focus on the core topics of paediatric intensive care: Safe PICU (management and standards), Mechanical Ventilation, Transport workshop & Acute Liver Failure.

The ESPNIC Summer School 2018, Geneva, Switzerland, 24th - 26th September 2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 17 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity

Speakers: Joe Brierley (United Kingdom), Peter Rimensberger (Switzerland), Padmanabhan Ramnarayan (United Kingdom) and Pierre Tissières (France).


September 24 / 14:15-16:45: Safe PICU - management and standards, Joe Brierley

September 24  / 16:45-18:00: Mechanical Ventilation, Peter Rimensberger

September 25 / 08:00-10:00: Mechanical Ventilation, Peter Rimensberger

September 25 / 10:30-18:00: Transport workshop, Padmanabhan Ramnarayan

September 26 / 08:00-12:30: Acute Liver Failure, Pierre Tissières

September 26 / 13:15-15:30: Mechanical Ventilation, Peter Rimensberger

WHERE: Hotel Lake Geneva, Versoix/Geneva Switzerland

Additional information how to get to Geneva you can find here.

For more details about scientific programme and registration: visit the event website

Swiss Society of Intensive Care (SGI/SSMI) attributes 17 CME credits to the ESPNIC Summer school participants.