Exchange Training Programmes

Exchange Training Programmes

Are you interested to acquire up-to-date knowledge and technical skills in the perioperative care of patients who undergo thoracic surgery or critically-ill patients undergoing cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery in the Intensive Care Settings?

Do you have a scholarship, educational grant, or can you afford the expenses of your travel, transportations, and accommodations?

If yes, EACTA offers an opportunity for the members of EACTA for

1) Two weeks’ Thoracic Anaesthesia Exchange Training period as an observer at one of the approved host centres which have a high volume of thoracic surgery cases.

2) Four weeks’ Exchange Training period in Critical Care Medicine as an observer at one of the approved host centres which have critical care units with a high volume of critically ill cases.

3) Two-to-four weeks’ Vascular Anaesthesia Exchange Training period as an observer at one of the approved host centres which have a high volume of vascular surgery cases.

 

Tasks Required by Centres Hosting EACTA’s Exchange Training Programmes [click here]

Opportunity for Trainees:

The interested trainees to acquire technical skills in the assessment, interpretation of diagnostic tests, monitoring, and care of critically ill patients following cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgery could join the EACTA Exchange Training Observership Programme in Critical Care Medicine (CCM).

For the details of the EACTA Exchange Training Observership Programme in Critical Care Medicine, including

  1. Learning Objectives
  2. Essential and learning outcomes
  3. Duration
  4. Requirements
  5. Financial Resources
  6. Resources
  7. Academic education patient care
  8. Competency areas
  9. Evaluation of trainees

Please click here.

The EACTA’s Exchange Training Programme in Critical Care is currently offered at:

Host centre Training period Available seats per annum Programme director Contact
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montpellier (France) 4
weeks
9 Gaudard Philippe, MD +33 467335958

p-gaudard[at]chu-montpellier.fr

Do you want to apply? Please, fill this form and send it back. Click here to download the form in PDF or Word.
Please note:
1) The acceptance of the applicant will be rescinded in case of changing the application after being officially accepted by EACTA and by the hosting center.
2) One Year Re-applying ban after initial acceptance would be applied in case of cancellation without prior acceptable excuse or for changing the application. 

For centres, interested in hosting the programme:

Do you have critical care units with a high volume of cardiac, thoracic, and vascular critically ill cases per week to host the programme? If yes, please complete the application form here and send it to eacta@aimgroup.eu

Are you interested to acquire technical skills in the preoperative assessment, anaesthesia, monitoring, and postoperative care of patients undergoing open thoracotomy and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)?

Do you have a scholarship, educational grant, or can you afford the expenses of your travel, transportations, and accommodations?

If yes, EACTA offers an opportunity for the members of EACTA for two weeks’ Thoracic Anaesthesia Exchange Training period as an observer at one of the approved host centres which have a high volume of thoracic surgery cases.

Do you want to apply? Please, fill this form and send it back. Click here to download the form in PDF format or Word.
Please note:
1) The acceptance of the applicant will be rescinded in case of changing the application after being officially accepted by EACTA and by the hosting center.
2) One Year Re-applying ban after initial acceptance would be applied in case of cancellation without prior acceptable excuse or for changing the application. 

For interested centres to host the programme:

Do you have a high volume of thoracic cases per week to host the programme? If yes, please complete the application form here.

Currently, EACTA’s Thoracic Anaesthesia Exchange Training Programme is currently offered at the following host centres:

Host centre Training period Available seats per annum Programme director Contact
Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia (Spain) 2
weeks
20 Manuel Granell Gil +34 609 232031

mgranellg[at]hotmail.com

Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (Spain) 2
weeks
20 Ricard Navarro Ripoll
María José Jiménez
+34 932 275558

rnavarr1[at]clinic.cat

Opportunity for Trainees:

The trainees interested in acquiring technical skills in the assessment, interpretation of diagnostic tests, monitoring, and care of patients undergoing open and interventional vascular procedures could join the EACTA Exchange Training Observership Programme in Vascular Anaesthesia. 

For the details of the EACTA Exchange Training Observership Programme in Vascular Anaesthesia, including

  1. Learning Objectives
  2. Essential and learning outcomes
  3. Duration
  4. Requirements
  5. Financial Resources
  6. Resources
  7. Academic education patient care
  8. Competency areas
  9. Evaluation of trainees

Please click here.

 

The EACTA’s Exchange Training Programme in Vascular Anaesthesia is currently offered at:

Do you want to apply? Please, fill this form and send it back. Click here to download the form in PDF or Word.
Please note:
1) The acceptance of the applicant will be rescinded in case of changing the application after being officially accepted by EACTA and by the hosting center.
2) One Year Re-applying ban after initial acceptance would be applied in case of cancellation without prior acceptable excuse or for changing the application. 
For centres, interested in hosting the programme:Do you have critical care units with a high volume of vascular cases per week to host the programme? If yes, please complete the application form here.

 

Host centre Training period Available seats per annum Programme director Contact
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (Spain) 2-4
weeks
6 Purificación Matute Jiménez +34 932 275558
pmatute[at]clinic.cat
Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin (Germany) 2-4
weeks
6 Sascha Treskatsch +49 30 450 551522
sascha.treskatsch[at]charite.de