3 Feb - 9 Feb '19

Education Week 2019

Hesperis and Academia # together 
The Hesperis Course: Your Transplant Springboard!
Academia: Personal scientific empowerment!

Education Week 2019

Hesperis and Academia #StrongerTogether

Primary Topics:
Transplantation, research, Communication, Statistics, Systematic review, presentation skills, leadership
Start Date:
Sunday, 3rd February, 2019 at 9:00am
End Date:
Saturday, 9th February, 2019 at 1:30pm
Country: Italy
Description & Objectives:

Hesperis and Academia # together 


The Hesperis Course: Your Transplant Springboard!


Academia: Personal scientific empowerment!



The Hesperis Course: attempts to provide advanced knowledge in transplantation for professionals who are entering the field. The main objective is to provide advanced overviews and inspiring discussions of the most relevant aspects of transplantation for physicians, surgeons and scientists entering the field of transplantation in a European transplant centre.

ACADEMIA: The workshop is open to 25 professionals, from trainee to senior consultant level. The number of attendees is limited to promote active participation and to stimulate close interaction amongst attendees and educators.

2 awards:
Henrik Ekberg Award for the Best Presentation;
Sir Peter Morris Award for the Best Systematic review abstract.

The course aim is to increase:

>Academic Skills
>Clinical research
>Relationship Mentor <-> Mentee
>Evidence-Based Medicine skills: search/analyse /interpret /summarise /debate
>Writing, Editing, Publishing
>Presenting:body language/use of the voice/take home message/how to prepare a presentation
>Communication skills
>Leadership skills

Access Requirements:

Registered participants to the Hesperis Course are kindly requested to:

1. Prepare a slide presenting who they are and their expectations – deadline to send it back: by 28/01/2019

2. Prepare a case (A4 including title and abstract +5 slides presentation) about 1 of the following topics:








send it by email to secretariat@esot.org by 28/01/2019


Registered participants to the ACADEMIA Course are kindly requested to:

1.   Be ready for the Journal Club that will take place the week before the course starts  - online (date & time will be shared next week)

2.   Prepare a presentation for the Henrik Ekberg Award (free subject/topic; time at disposal 7 minutes) - please send it by email to secretariat@esot.org by 28/01/2019

Registered participants will also have access to the preaparatory material provided for the Module: "Leading in the 21st Century: Communicating with Impact" (February 8-9, 2019)

#Hesperis and #ACADEMIA will benefit of the All ESOT App, so it will be paperless. You are kindly invited to bring your own device and to download the All ESOT App once you receive the activation email.

We look forward to a great learning experience with you!