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Basic Laparoscopy for Residents

May 13 @ 8:00 am - May 15 @ 1:00 pm

Registration/applications are now open for the Short Course in Minimally Invasive Surgery organized by the Laboratory of Surgical Science (School of Medicine, University of Minho)! The hands-on sessions will take place on the 13th, 14th and 15th of May!!

The classic “Basic Laparoscopy for Residents” this year has a new format. Funded by the PRR, it is a unique opportunity for basic training in minimally invasive surgery with the quality already known, with a renowned Faculty and with unique conditions!

The total price of the course is €250 BUT all registered students will receive a Merit Scholarship, under the following conditions:
• the top 20% of students will receive a scholarship worth the TOTAL value of the registration fee (100%, FREE final value);
• the next 30% best students will receive a scholarship of 75% of the registration fee (final value €62.5);
• the remaining 50% will receive a grant of 50% of the registration fee (final value €125);

The format will be hybrid, with independent study sessions (to be held, at any time, until June 14th), combined with hands-on laboratory sessions (taking place between May 13th and 15th – total of 20 hours of practical contact intensive).

Attention: limited to 20 vacancies!!

Registration and more information (namely brochure with information from the faculty and topics to be covered, study plan and eligibility criteria) at the following link:


https://www.alianca.uminho.pt/pt/Portfolio/SaudeBemEstar/Paginas/ Practical-Course-Fundamentals-Minimally-Invasive-Surgery.aspx