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Inter-University Diploma in Minimally-Invasive and Robotic Techniques in Oncologic Digestive Surgery

Publié le 20 avril 2020 Mis à jour le 30 août 2022

The Diploma

This educational and training program is targeting specialized surgeons, fellows and residents who have already achieved a certain professional experience and are looking to further develop their knowledge in the field of minimally invasive techniques

Certification of competences in minimally invasive oncologic digestive surgery that responds to a relevant demand by experienced digestive surgeons and residents as the majority of public and private  hospitals are nowadays equipped with advanced surgical technologies, such robotics.

The objectives :

  • Knowing the national and international guidelines in oncologic digestive surgery
  • Recognizing the clinical indications and contraindications for the different techniques of minimally invasive surgery in the field of oncologic and emergency digestive surgery
  • Providing a critical appraisal of the literature in oncologic digestive MIS
  • Appling the up-to-date management protocols for patients candidate for minimally invasive digestive surgery
  • Training with surgical simulators for advanced laparoscopic and robotic procedures

Who :

Digestive and general surgeons trained or in training but who have already completed sufficient professional experience (Interns from the 3rd semester of internship)

Teaching/training : 

4 Teaching Modules on LIVE STREAMING for 18 hours of lectures and interactive classes on 2,5 days (Thursday, Friday, Saturday morning)
- Oncologic colorectal surgery: 8-9-10 December 2022
- Oncologic liver surgery : 12-13-14 January 2023
- Oncologic upper GI surgery : 16-17-18 March 2023
- Oncologic pancreatic and emergency surgery : 18-19-20 May 2023

E-learning Module : 6 hours of educational surgical videos on a dedicated YouTube Channel

Hands-on Lab : training on animal models for robotic and laparoscopic surgeries (Orsi Academy), 2-3 October 2023

Clinical stage (optional): 2 intensive weeks in a MIS surgical unit (Henri Mondor Hospital or Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital)


How to apply :

Please send your CV and Motivation Letter at :

How much 2022-2023 :

- By employer : 2 600 € + 24 €
If any other situation, please contact dufmc@u-pec.fr

Payment is made at the start of the training. Students can pay 1, 2 or 3 times by bank transfer or credit card.

Definitive registration information : 

> Registration :  This step is again divided into two parts