MASTER 2° LIVELLO

International Master of Cardiology and Techniques Applied to Cardiac Surgery (I edizione) – a.a. 21/22


The course provides insights on the techniques used in adult and paediatric cardiology, cardiac surgery, and cardio anaesthesia. The course also shed light on the international cooperation available thanks to the spread of modern technologies, such as continuing distance learning. The course especially caters to doctors who work in countries where there is limited knowledge on the advanced cardiac surgery techniques.



LANGUAGE: English

REGISTRATION FEE: 2.000

ATTENDANCE: mandatory

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DEADLINES

– Application deadline:
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MASTER STRUCTURE:

Duration: 1 year equal to 1.500 hours, divided as follows:

  • Lectures: 360 h
    •      Lessons of frontal teaching: 280 h
    •      Distance education (FAD): 80 h
  • Individual workload: 765 h
  • Internship: 300 h
  • Master thesis: 75 h

UNIVERSITY CREDITS: 60

LOCATION: Università degli Studi di Bergamo campuses

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

The course provides insights on the techniques used in adult and paediatric cardiology, cardiac surgery, and cardio anaesthesia. The course also shed light on the international cooperation available thanks to the spread of modern technologies, such as continuing distance learning. The course especially caters to doctors who work in countries where there is limited knowledge on the advanced cardiac surgery techniques. The main goal is to provide high level education and training to face complex cardiovascular cases and to work into an equip of experts in the field.

CARRIER OPPORTUNITIES
The course is addressed to cardiologists, cardio-anaesthetists, and cardiac surgeons, operating in both the paediatric and adult field, who would like to deepen their knowledge on complex cases treatments. The course increases the doctor’s ability to understand and to produce scientific contributions in the context of cardiovascular diseases, requirements needed for international research and collaboration projects.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Master degree LM-31 in Medicine and Surgery (Decreto Ministeriale n. 270 del 2004) or equivalent.

STUDY PLAN
Coronary, valvular, and thoracic aorta pathology – 36 h – 4.5 ECTF
Pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of congenital heart disease – 36 h – 4.5 ECTF
Acute and chronic heart failure and heart transplant – 24 h – 3.0 ECTF
Genetics in heart disease – 24 h – 3.0 ECTF
Management of paediatric and adult patients in intensive care – 48 h – 6.0 ECTF
Thoracic cardiac surgery – 64 h – 8.0 ECTF
Paediatric cardiac surgery – 64 h – 8.0 ECTF
Clinical research and technology assessment – 40 h – 5.0 ECTF
Imaging and technologies for cardiac surgery – 12 h – 1.5 ECTF
VR Technologies and prototyping methods for cardiac surgery – 12 h – 1.5 ECTF

COURSE DIRECTOR: Paolo Malighetti, Lia Crotti

MASTER COMMITTEE: Paolo Malighetti, Stefano Paleari, Lia Crotti, GianFranco Parati, Sergio Caravita

INSTITUTIONS AND COMPANIES COLLABORATING
International Heart School – Onlus L. Parenzan J. W. Kirklin
The course is offered jointly with the University of Milan-Bicocca

 
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Tel.: 035-2052.872
Fax: 035-2052600
Email: master@unibg.it


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