900 € - 1 600 €
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Observational session (6 seats) 900 €
Hands-on session (12 seats) 1 600 €
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International Workshop on Unilateral and Bilateral Laryngeal Reinnervation

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Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
Rouen, France
2-day course / 18:30 effective hours
18 attendees per session

Course details

International Workshop on Unilateral and Bilateral Laryngeal Reinnervation

Organised by the Medical Training Center, Rouen


May 30th - 31st, 2022


- Prof. Jean-Paul Marie, ENT surgeon, Rouen, France

- Dr. Yakubu Karagama, ENT surgeon, London, England

- Dr. Kate Heathcote, ENT surgeon, Poole, England

- Dr. Aude Lagier, ENT surgeon, Liège, Belgium

- Dr. Frédéric Crampon, ENT surgeon, Rouen, France

- Dr. Jean Selim, anaesthesiologist, Rouen, France


- Auditorium, and dissection rooms, Medical Training Center (MTC), 20 rue Marie Curie, 76000 Rouen, Normandy, France. 

- Also available online. Click here to register to the online session

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, Lectures

Target audience

Audience Limited to certified ENT specialists


Monday May 30th

8am Welcome and registration

8:30am - 9am Talks

  • Anatomy and physiology of the larynx, applied to laryngeal reinnervation (Aude Lagier, 15’)
  • Technique of the non-selective unilateral reinnervation (ansa recurrent technique) in unilateral vocal fold paralysis (Jean-Paul Marie 10’)
  • Presentation of Case n°1 (Jean-Paul Marie 5’)

9am - 10:45am Surgery from the OR: Unilateral non selective reinnervation (ansa recurrent technique): Kate Heathcote and Aude Lagier, with interaction from the Auditorium: Yakubu Karagama, JP Marie.

***Coffee break***

11am - 12pm Talks

  • Results of the ansa-recurrent technique and indications (Jean-Paul Marie 10’)
  • Ansa-recurrent: UK experience (K Heathcote, Y Karagama 10’)
  • Discussion (live and visio conference) (10’)
  • History and Principle of Selective laryngeal reinnervation in bilateral vocal fold paralysis (Jean-Paul Marie 15’)
  • Laryngeal diplegia, etiology, evaluation and LEMG (Jean-Paul Marie 10’)
  • Case n°2 presentation (Jean-Paul Marie 5’)

12pm - 1pm Surgery from the OR: Evaluation of diplegia with LEMG in case of laryngeal reinnervation (JP Marie & Jean Selim), with interaction from the Auditorium: Kate Heathcote and Aude Lagier


2pm - 3:15pm Talks

  • Anesthesiology for diplegia (Jean Selim 15’)
  • Anatomy of the hypoglossal branches: ansa and XII TH (Frédéric Crampon 15’)
  • Anatomy and physiology of the phrenic nerve (Jean-Paul Marie 15’)
  • Technique of Bilateral and Selective laryngeal reinnervation (Jean-Paul Marie 15’)
  • Nerve sutures (Jean-Paul Marie 10’)

3:15pm - 3:30pm Group determination and travel to Dissection Lab and Microsurgery Lab in the MTC

3:30 - 5:45pm Hands on - Group 1: Cervical anatomy, dissection (Aude Lagier, K Heathcote, Y Karagama, F Crampon); Group 2: Nerve sutures(JP Marie, Charles Maquet, P Charnavel).

6pm - 7pm For all, from the Auditorium: Synthesis, discussion

*** 8pm - Dinner (optional - cost is approx. € 60 / person)***

Tuesday May 31st

8am - 10am Hands on. Group 2: Cervical anatomy, dissection (K Heathcote, Y Karagama, JP Marie, F Crampon); Group 1: Nerve sutures (JP Marie, Charles Maquet, P Charnavel).

10:15am - 1pm: Surgery from the OR: Bilateral selective reinnervation. Nerve identification. Intralaryngeal dissection (Kate Heathcote, Aude Lagier). Auditorium: Yakubu Karagama, JP Marie

***11am Coffee break (during the procedure)***

*** Lunch***

2pm - 4pm Surgery from the OR: Bilateral selective reinnervation. Nerve sutures (JP Marie). Auditorium: Kate Heathcote, Aude Lagier, Y Karagama

4pm - 6:&5pm Talks

  • Location of the motor endplates inside the PCA (Aude Lagier 10’)
  • Bilateral reinnervation, results and indications (Jean-Paul Marie 20’)
  • Discussions(30’)

6:15pm - 6:30pm Closing remarks

Price categories

Hands-on session (12 seats)
1 600 €
Observational session (6 seats)
900 €


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