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Nijmegen Ear Surgery Course

You and your co-workers are cordially invited to participate in the 53rd Nijmegen Ear Surgery Course which will be held from

February 5 – February 9, 2018.

The Postgraduate Course in Ear Surgery, held at the Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, deals with the contemporary concepts of etiology and treatment of chronic ear disease and otosclerosis. Moreover Bone Anchored Hearing Aids, Middle Ear Implants and Cochlear Implants will be subjects of discussion and demonstration. The course, which is given in English, includes lectures, panel discussions, televised surgery and temporal bone dissections.

Guest Faculty include:     Thomas Somers, Antwerp (Belgium),  Karl-Bernd Hüttenbrink, Cologne (Germany), Per Caye Thomasen, Copenhagen (Denmark), Shakeel Saeed, London (UK) and  Mauricio Falcioni, Parma (Italy).

The Nijmegen Faculty include: Emmanuel Mylanus, Dirk Kunst, Ronald Pennings, Myrthe Hol, Jérôme Waterval, Ad Snik and Stefan Steens.

The 2017 Brinkman lecture was given by dr. Robert Vincent, otologist from the Jean Causse Ear Clinic, Beziers, Colombiers, France. Dr. Vincent is an authority in the treatment of patients with otosclerosis and has a tremendous experience in stapedotomy and relating middle ear procedures. His lecture will be on Otosclerosis; new diagnostic and surgical aspects.

Hope to see you in Nijmegen,

with kind regards,

Jef Mulder, Course Director