ESTS School of Thoracic Surgery
Knowledge Track
"Antalya Revisited in Prague"

13 - 18 March 2017

Venue:  Lindner Hotel Prague Castle, Strahovská 128, Prague

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event

Registration closed Friday 10 February 2017 - please contact ESTS Secretariat



Hasan Batirel, Istanbul, Turkey.  Knowledge Track Coordinator
Gilbert Massard, Strasbourg, France.  ESTS Director of Education
Jalal Assouad, Paris, France
   Tim Batchelor, Bristol, UK
Kirill Gestkov, Moscow, Russian Federation
Jaroslaw Kuzdzal, Krakow, Poland.  ESTS President
Giovanni Battista, Tradate, Italy
Nuria Novoa, Salamanca, Spain
Kostas Papagiannopoulos, Leeds, UK.  ESTS Treasurer, President Elect
Enrico Ruffini, Torino, Italy


Lecture Authors

Each lecture is being prepared by an invited author, who will be using guidelines from the ESTS School Committee to prepare focussed, interactive lectures dealing with the essential points of particular subjects.  These will often include case presentations, multiple choice questions, video, and discussion points.  Lecturers* who have been invited to take part in this innovative approach are:

Khaled Al-Kattan Riyadh,Saudi Arabia
Nasser Altorki NY, United States
Kalliopi Athanassiadi Athens, Greece
Richard Berrisford Exeter, UK
Jaques Borrelly Nancy, France
Allesandro Brunelli Ancona, Italy
Steven Cassivi Rochester, United States
Alain Chapelier Suresnes, France
Willy Coosemans Tielt-Winge, Belgium
Marcel Dahan Toulouse, France
Phillipe Dartevelle Les Plessis Robinson, France
Kevin De Goot Cape Town, South Africa
Paul De Leyn Leuven, Belgium
Claude Deschamps Rochester, United States
Frank Detterbeck New Haven, United States
Mark Ferguson Chicago, United States
Chrish Fernando Boston, United States
Godehard Friedel Gerlingen, Germany
Josef Furak Szeged, Hungary
Alen Gibbs Cardiff, UK
Peter Goldstraw London, UK
Semih Halezeroglu Istanbul, Turkey
Radosclaw Jakovic Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
Ahmet Kizir (Rad. Oncology) Istanbul, Turkey
Didier Lardinois Zurich, Switzerland
Toni Lerut Leuven, Belgium
Jim Luketich Pittsburgh, United States
Paulo Macchiarini Barcelona, Spain
Gilbert Massard Strasbourg, France
Sandro Mattioli Bologna, Italy
Phillipe Nafteux Leuven, Belgium
Mustafa Ozguroglu (Med. Oncology) Istanbul, Turkey
Peter Pairolero Rochester, United States
Danail Petrov Sofia, Bulgaria
Guilermo Ramos Valladolid, Spain
Gaetano Rocco Naples, Italy
David Sanders Exeter, UK
Chris Sheldon Exeter, UK
Pascal Thomas Marseille, France
Alper Toker Istanbul, Turkey
Tom Treasure London, UK
Dirk Van Raemdonck Leuven, Belgium
Gonzalo Varela Salamanca, Spain
Federico Venuta Rome, Italy
David Waller Leicester, UK
Gabi Walther Capetown, South Africa
Walter Weder Zurich, Switzerland
Jean-Marie Wihlm Strasbourg, France
Nick Withers Exeter, UK
Wei Lup Wong London, UK
Doug Wood Seattle, United States
Piero Zannini Milan, Italy

*: The final list of lecture authors will be posted when updated.



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