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IBUS Module 1 Workshop Leuven, Belgium – April 19th – 20th, 2024

19. April 2024 - 20. April 2024

Date & Time:
Start: 8am on Friday, April 19th, 2024
End: 6pm on Saturday, April 20th, 2024

Faculty Club, Leuven - further details will be shared closer to the event.



Workshop description

The 16th IBUS Module 1 Workshop will take place from Friday, April 19th, 2024 to Saturday, April 20th, 2024 in Leuven, Belgium.

This IBUS workshop, which is the 1st module of the IBUS Curriculum, has been developed by a group of international experts in IBD and intestinal ultrasound (IUS), involving presentations, videos, and hands-on sessions. You 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 will be organized under the medical lead of Dr. Bram Verstockt and Dr. Séverine Vermeire - UZ Leuven

Application Process

The application process is divided into the following 3 steps:

1. To be taken into consideration for the application process, fully completed applications must be submitted by November 20th, 2023. Applicants must submit together with their CV a Letter of Recommendation from their Head of Department and, ideally, also from their Local IBD or Gastroenterology Society.

2. The IBUS Education Committee will review all applications and select the potential workshop participants who will be informed of the results by December 2023.

3. Registration to the workshop will be completed only after the IBUS Group has received payment of the participation fee (499 EUR + 19% VAT). An invoice for the corresponding amount will be sent to the selected workshop participants once attendance is confirmed.

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 499 EUR (plus 19% VAT) and includes participation to the lectures and hands-on practical sessions from 7:30AM Friday, April 19th to 8:00PM Saturday, April 20th. full board during the workshop and access to the workshop eLearning platform.

Please note that travel and accommodation arrangements are not included in the participation fee.

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!


19. April 2024
20. April 2024
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