EANS HandsOn Course Brno 

We are delighted to announce the inaugural EANS HandsOn Course in Brno, Czech Republic!

The course is currently full. Please contact petra.koubova@eans.org if you wish to be put on the waiting list in case of any cancellations.

Course dates:
 28 November - 1 December 2017

The course will take place at Masarykova Universita, Lekarska fakulta, Anatomicky ustav, Kamenice 62500, Brno, Czech Republic

Target audience:
All levels, but of the most benefit for neurosurgical residents in their first years of training.

Participants will learn the essential neurosurgical anatomy, the planning of surgical procedures, the handling of basic neurosurgical equipment, and the basic neurosurgical cranial approaches. Please click HERE for a more complete list. Download the preliminary programme HERE!


Course chairmen: T Meling (NO) / M Smrcka (CZ)

J Fiedler (CZ)
O Navratil (CZ)
V Priban (CZ)
S Rocka (LT)
M Sames (CZ)
E Simon (FR)
V Smolanka (UA)
N Velinov (BG) 

Course Fee:
€975 for EANS individual members / €1050 for non-EANS individual members

The fee includes all tuition, lunches and coffee breaks, and the networking events listed below. Scrubs are provided. The fee does not include accommodation (please see accommodation suggestions below).

Networking opportunities:
(included in the fee) Welcome cocktail on Tuesday evening, Networking Dinner on Thursday evening. Participants are free to make their own arrangements on Wednesday night.

Cancellation policy: 
Cancellations received in writing before 20 days prior to the course start will be reimbursed.
Cancellations between 20 and 10 days prior to the course - minimum 50% refund.
Cancellations less than 10 days prior to the course - no refund (unless exceptional extenuating circumstances).

Accommodation suggestions:
 Airbnb; Campea Aparthotel, Studentská 1, Brno, 62500 - https://www.campea-aparthotel.cz*

*Course participants can book a room at the Campea for 1150 CZK per night with breakfast (approx. €44) as long as you book 3 weeks prior to the course. Be sure to tell them you are particpating in the EANS HandsOn Course at the time of booking. 

Travel: Brno has an international airport with particularly good connections to the UK (London Stansted and Luton) and Germany (Münich).

Participants can also arrive at either Vienna or Prague airports and take the train to Brno (slightly shorter transfer time from Vienna).


Please contact Liz Derow for all inquiries.