We would like to invite you to take part in the final of the XXVIII Moscow (All-Russian) Student Surgical Olympiad with International Participation named after Academician M.I. Perelman that will be held on the 9–13th of April, 2019 on the basis of the Sechenov University.
There are more than 25 teams expected to participate in the competitions. Previous years there were students and surgeons from Japan, Hungary, Belarus, Ukraine, Mongolia, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan hosted. The total number of participants and judges in 2019 is expected to be more than 500 people.
During the Olympiad the participants contend in different surgical fields: cardiovascular surgery (adult and pediatric), transplantology, neurosurgery (nerve grafting, trepanation, etc.), urology, gynaecology, abdominal surgery, proctology, laparoscopic techniques, endoscopy, plastic surgery, anaesthesiology (trachea intubation), traumatology (achilles tendon suture, osteosynthesis), desmurgy, as well as in other surgical fields and competitions. Each competition has a theoretic part for the knowledge of anatomy, surgical techniques and clinical thinking to be evaluated. The final stage of endovideosurgery competition is held in a special training center on live animals. The judges are experienced Russian and foreign surgeons who are professionals in their specialization ready to share their experience and knowledge with motivated students.
We encourage you to take part in the Olympiad because it is a great chance to work on your skills preparing for the competitions, hear the opinion of leading surgeons about your work and get in touch with future colleagues.
The deadline for application submission is the 20th of March 2019.
Questions about the Olympiad can be directed to5:
The surgical society leader of the Sechenov University
Rossolimo street 15/13c1, Moscow, 119992, Russian Federation
We are looking forward to seeing you on our Olympiad!