Dear VA-NKO members and other assistants,
We are pleased to inform you that on Saturday 15/10/2011, the 3rd
"VANKO's Emergency Course" will take place, which is this year supported by
This Emergency Course is aimed at first and second year residents and
co-assistants to get acquainted with some important clinical issues that
be encountered at the emergency departement. However, most of the topics
still of interest for older residents and they are greatly encouraged to
The main aim of this morning work-shop is to give you the opportunity to
interact with an experienced expert and to take part in some hands-on
sessions. Therefore we work in 2 small groups.
Where?: Crowne Plaza, Brussels airport, Da Vincilaan 4, 1831 Brussels
When? : 15/10/11 from 9h00 till 14h00, including lunch.
Participation is free for VA-NKO members! If you are not a member yet, you can still register at our website.
Sign in for the Emergency Course by sending an email to email@example.com before 7th october!
The topics are:
Topic 1.Dangerous vertigo – Dr Versijpt (UZBrussel)
Topic 2.Otological Emergencies – Dr J van Dinther (St-Augustinus)
Topic 3.Laryngeal obstruction, when to intervene surgically? – Dr. G.
Topic 4.Difficult intubation – Dr Schmitz (UZ Brussel)
Topic 5.Epistaxis – Dr J De Medts (HH Ziekenhuis Roeselare)
Stallergenes: Practical issues regarding Immunotherapy - Prof. P. Eloy
9-9.30:Registration and coffee
9.30-10: Topic 1 and Topic 2
10-10.30 : Topic 2 and Topic 1
11-11.30: Coffee Break
11.30-12: Topic 4 and Topic 5
12-12.30:Topic 5 and Topic 4