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The Pittsburgh Course: Comprehensive Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery of the Skull Base

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

05.12.2018 - 08.12.2018

UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
200 Lothrop Street
15213 Pittsburgh

Course Content

This 4-day course is intended for skull base teams (neurosurgeons, otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons) and senior level residents to learn and practice the technical skills needed to perform comprehensive endoscopic endonasal surgery of the ventral skull base.

Learning objectives, training objectives

Participants will have an opportunity to gain and expand their knowledge regarding endoscopic surgery of the cranial base and pituitary fossa using minimally invasive techniques.

Target Audience

Neurosurgeons, Otolaryngologists, Head and Neck Surgeons, and Skull Base Surgeons


MD or equivalent degree.


The course features 3D anatomy presentations, didactic lectures, panel discussions, fresh anatomical specimen prosection/hands-on dissection, interactive real-time live surgery, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

Type of degree
Certificate of completion
Education form
Full Time

USD 3.000,00
Discounts available for surgical teams and residents/fellows in training.

Enquiries and Registration

Mary Jo Tutchko

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