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EAU-member 2 250 €
non EAU-member 3 750 €
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Starts Nov. 22, 2021 9:00 am
Ends Nov. 24, 2021 6:00 pm
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Robotic Kidney Transplantation - Advanced 2 or 3-Day Course

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Melle, Belgium
3-day course / 8 effective hours
4 attendees per session

Course details

Orsi Academy offers an Advanced 2 or 3-Day Course in Robotic Kidney Transplantation for urologists with advanced robotic skills who want to master the robotic surgery approach in renal transplantation.

Proctored by top-experts Dr. Alberto Breda, Dr. Angelo Territo and Prof. Dr. Karel Decaestecker.

The 2 or 3-day masterclass consists of hands-on wet-lab training (2 days) and an optional day of procedure-specific case observations at UZ Gent.

After completion, participants receive a Orsi Academy certificate endorsed by ESU and acknowledged by NASCE/UEMS.

What will you learn?

- You will learn how to properly prepare the kidney for transplantation.

- You will learn how to position the patient and how to place the trocars.

- You will learn how to prepare the iliac vessels and the bladder for anastomosis.

- You will learn how to prepare the retroperitoneal pouch.

- ... perform the peri-umbilical incision.

- ... use of Gel-POINT Device.

- ... perform the arteriotomy.

- ... perform the Lich-Gregoir uretero-neocystostomy.

Educational methods

Live case observation, Hands-on, Simulation, Video, Lectures, On-site


Click here to see the course program.

Price categories

non EAU-member
3 750 €
2 250 €

Medical devices

- Conmed AirSeal Insufflator

- Intuitive Surgical Da Vinci Si




Brochure Robotic Kidney Transplantation 2021


Getting there

Once your registration is confirmed by Orsi Academy and/or Invivox, please contact our Hospitality Officer to arrange your accommodation & transfers. Unfortunately, Orsi Academy is very difficult to reach by public transport. The nearest train station is a 35 min walk. We strongly advise you to come by car or taxi.

If you are coming to an Orsi training, you can enjoy a free pick-up from one of our partner hotels. Upon request, our Hospitality Officer can arrange a pick-up from your hotel to Orsi Academy. Also the transfer back to the hotel is included in the course price, except from the last day of the training. Transfers from a non-partner hotel or from/to the airport are not included but can be offered at favorable prices.


Orsi has a cooperation with taxi company 'Limo Saelens'. For urgent matters, you can reach them 24/7 on +32 475 27 89 36+32 495 57 27 21 or via [email protected]

Where to stay

Click here to have a look at our partner hotels in Ghent and in Aalst. Each location offers fixed prices or discounts. If you are interested in making a reservation, please ask for a room with Orsi-rates or contact our Hospitality Officer. The fixed prices can vary depending room availability. There is an additional fee of 3 euros city tax per person per night. Group reservations apply different prices that differ upon request.


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ORSI Academy

Proefhoevestraat 12

9090 Melle, Belgium