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Hands-on Laryngeal Reinnervation Course

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Otolaryngology (ENT)
Rouen, France
2-day course
18 attendees per session

Course details

International Workshop on Unilateral and Bilateral Laryngeal Reinnervation

Organized by the Medical Training Center, Rouen

Prof. Jean-Paul MARIE




May 20th - 21st 2019



MTC, 20 rue Marie Curie, 76000 Rouen



Dr. Kate Heathcote

Dr. Yakubu Karagama

Dr. Aude Lagier

Dr. Nicolas Bon Mardion

Prof. Fabrice Duparc

Dr. Patrick Magnier

Dr. Jean Selim

Dr. F. Crampon


Audience Limited to certified ENT specialists

What will you learn?

- Learn about the indications and techniques of reinnervation in uni and bilateral laryngeal paralysis

- Hypoglossal nerve branches anatomy

- Intralaryngeal anatomy of recurrent laryngeal nerve and branches

- Anatomy of phrenic nerve roots

- Nerve Suture

Educational methods

Live case observation, Hands-on, Cadaver


Prof. Jean-Paul Marie Head

Latest Pubmed

Oropharyngeal dysphagia: when swallowing disorders meet respiratory diseases.

The European respiratory journal, 2017

Read it here

Implication of the vagus nerve in breathing pattern during sequential swallowing in rats.

Physiology & behavior, 2017

Read it here
View all Pubmed



  • Welcome and registration
  • Courses on larynx anatomy, physiology, EMG, rationale for unilateral reinnervation, techniques and indications in adults, in children and results
  • Videotransmission from the operating room: unilateral reinnervation
  • Unilateral reinnervation, discussions
  • Hands-on session: Cervical anatomy, dissection (Anatommy Lab) & Nerve sutures (Experimental Microsurgery Lab)
  • Courses on the rationale for bilateral reinnervation, techniques and indications in adults, check up before indications, techniques and results
  • Dinner 




  • Hands-on session: Cervical anatomy, dissection (Anatommy Lab) & Nerve sutures (Experimental Microsurgery Lab)
  • Laryngeal endoscopy, arytenoid palpation, laryngeal EMG
  • Video-transmission from the operating room: bilateral reinnervation
  • Debriefing selective reinnervation. Indications and results. Discussion.
  • Closing remarks

To see the full program, click here.


Getting there

Options for reaching Rouen from Paris:

  • By train: you can reach Gare St Lazare by metro (not a direct line, €2) or by taxi (approx. €50) and then take a train to Rouen (approx. €25). There is a departure every hour or so, travel takes around 90min. You will then need a taxi from Rouen station to the hotel (approx. €15).
  • Taxi service: a taxi can pick you up at the airport and take you directly to your hotel. Cost is €180 (€360 for a round trip). Travel takes around 90min.
  • Renting a car from the airport  

Where to stay

Closest recommended hotels:

 Brit Hotel Relais des 2 Rivières

33 Boulevard Gambetta, 76000 Rouen, France

Located on hospital campus

from 65€ /night

+33 2 35 07 96 96 

 Hôtel Mercure Champ de Mars

12 Avenue Aristide Briand, 76000 Rouen, France

5 minutes walk from the University Hospital

from 102€ /night

+ 33 2 35 52 42 32

 Hôtel Mercure Centre

Angle rue St Nicolas/Rue Croix de Fer, 76000 Rouen, France

15 min walk to the hospital

from 101€ /night

+33 2 35 52 69 52

 Hotel Spa Bourgtheroulde

15 Pl. de la Pucelle, 76000 Rouen, France

Located down town

from 187€ /night

+33 2 35 14 50 50


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20 rue Marie Curie

76000 Rouen, France