MIC Training Center

Training courses at the University Hospital for Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery

The University Clinic for Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery, in cooperation with the West Training Center, offers training courses for surgeons in all training situations. The respective topic area is offered in modules of various combinations, whereby the topic is explained/worked out theoretically, practiced on several simulators, on the prepared cadaver and/or on the large animal and as a conclusion seen and discussed in detail during a live surgery transmission.
Courses on the topics are offered: 
Liver courses, endosonography, inguinal hernia, small pelvis, upper GI tract / Foregut Surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, VATS, basic surgical techniques
5 modules:
1) Theoretical basics
2) Practice on the simulators (LapSim, Poptrainer, Lübecker Toolbox, anastomosis training)
3) Theoretical basics and practice on the corpse
4) OP on large animal
5) OP with live transmission


Contact: chirurgie@i-med.ac.at