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IBUS Regional Hybrid Module 1 Workshop Amsterdam, The Netherlands – September 30th – October 1st, 2024

September 30 - October 1

Date & Time:
Start: 12:00 Monday, September 30th, 2024
End: 16:00 Tuesday, October 1st, 2024
Exact timings will be confirmed closer to the event
Amsterdam UMC
VU University Medical Center Amsterdam
De Boelelaan 1117
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Preliminary program can be found here.

Workshop description

The 4th IBUS Hybrid Module 1 Workshop will take place on September 30th - October 1st, 2024 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

This IBUS workshop has been developed by a group of international experts in IBD and intestinal ultrasound (IUS). Participants will learn about the basics of intestinal ultrasound (IUS) and the role of IUS in diagnosis, follow-up of treatment, and complications in IBD.

The workshop consist in 2 parts:

  • Theoretical and didactic training: participants will engage in an interactive, self-directed eLearning course via IBUS
  • Practical training: the hands-on experience component will be facilitated through an introductory face-to-face course involving sessions with patients

The workshop will be organized under the medical lead of Dr Krisztina Gecse from Amsterdam UMC.

Application Process

The application process is divided into the following 3 steps:

1. Submission of application: To be taken into consideration for the application process, fully completed applications must be submitted by June 16th, 2024. Applicants must submit together with their CV, a Letter of Recommendation from their Head of Department and Motivation Letter. During the application process applicants will be prompted to confirm their commitment to completing the eLearning component of Module 1 before attending the hands-on part (this is a mandatory prerequisite for attending the hands-on training - more information on the content and cost can be found here).

2. Review and selection: the review of applications and selection of participants will be conducted by end of June 2024.

3. Workshop registration: the selected applicants will receive an invoice for the participation fee (600 EUR + 19% VAT). Registration to the workshop will be confirmed upon receipt of payment by the IBUS Group.

Selected applicants must be active IBUS members. For further information on how to become an IBUS member, please visit our website here.

The workshop participation fee is 600 EUR + 19% VAT and includes participation to the lectures and hands-on practical sessions on Monday, September 30th and Tuesday, October 1st.

Please note that access to eLearning course (250 EUR + 19% VAT), travel and accommodation arrangements are not included in the workshop participation fee.

This IBUS Hybrid Module 1 Workshop is intended for IBD-treating physicians working in The Netherlands.

Applications from centers who are willing to become IBUS certified training centers in the near future are encouraged.

Applications with equal qualifications will be evaluated on a first come first served basis. Only fully completed applications will be taken into consideration.

It is a mandatory requirement to have access to an ultrasound machine in order to apply for this workshop.

In case of any questions please contact the IBUS Office at workshops@bowel-ultrasound.org.

Thank you for your interest in bowel ultrasound and the IBUS Group!


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