About GET UP

GET UP is a training designed for young gynaecologists that are in their last year of residency or first year after specialisation. Presented by a distinguished European faculty, this full four-day course includes state-of-the-art lectures, interactive case discussions and hands-on activities.

Letter of Invitation from the Chairmen:

Dear (upcoming) colleague,

If you are in the last year(s) of your training and know you want to be a gynaecological surgeon, then you should apply for this four-day course in gynaecological endoscopy.

Gynaecology Expert Training for Upcoming Professionals (GET UP) course
01st-4th April 2020, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli – Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Course characteristics include:

  • Productive mix of lectures, interactive meetings and hands-on training
  • Outstanding faculty
  • Great opportunity to network with your peers, upcoming professionals in gynaecological surgery in Europe
  • Initiated by Olympus

From 01st-04th April 2020 the fifth Gynaecology Expert Training for Upcoming Professionals (GET UP) course will be held in Rome. The four-day course intends to educate and train residents in ObGyn training and young gynaecologists to a fair level of competence in laparoscopic gynaecological surgery and hysteroscopy. You will attend the lectures on all areas of endoscopic surgery, including the latest developments, you will actively participate in discussions with an expert panel on difficult cases and amazing videos and you will be tutored intensively during endoscopic simulation with the aim of improving eye-hand coordination, suturing and knot tying as well as hysteroscopic resection.

The course will be initiated by Olympus. If you are selected to participate, the course is free and lodging and travel cost have to be self-paid.

It is a pleasure to invite you to register online and apply for the GET UP course. According to the objective criteria, 100 European residents in the last year of training or the first year after finishing their residency, will be selected. While filling out the registration form take care to properly address the selection criteria which may affect the probability that you will be selected.

The registration time frame runs from October 2019 until mid of December 2019.

Thank you in advance for considering the course.

With kind regards on behalf of the faculty,

Prof. Dr. Hans Brölmann, course director
VU University medical Centre
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Scambia, course director
Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore