Advanced Course on Surgical Management of Cervical Cancer


» ESGO´s all-new HYBRID course on the topic of surgical management of cervical cancer

» Don’t miss out on your opportunity to learn from experts in the field!

» Register for the whole hybrid course or only for the online parts


The course will focus on providing an in depth understanding of surgical anatomy, as well as an essential knowledge on the surgical management of patients with cervical cancer, both early and advanced stages. Additionally, by the watching of step by step video surgical procedures, together with hands on cadaveric advanced laparoscopic and open training the course aims to improve the management of cervical cancer women by the attendees.


Teaching Format

The course will have 3 sessions: 2 web-based session and 1 on-site session in Madrid. During the Web-based sessions theoretical and video-presentations will be carry out. During the third session of the course we will use cadavers fixed with Thiel technique for imparting the training, which permits a very actual dissection and flexibility of the bodies, allowing deep understanding of human anatomy. 


Target Audience

The course is aimed at Gynaecological Oncologists, with special interest in the surgical aspects of the management of cervical cancer. The course will be attractive both to new specialists in the field as well as senior trainees. In addition a special group of interest is the European Network of Young Gynaecologic Oncologists (ENYGO) who can profit the direct interaction with the faculty both in the web-based and hans-on presential sessions.


Learning Objectives

Acquire updated and detailed knowledge of the surgical management of cervical cancer

Understand the surgical steps and decision-making process when a surgery is carried out in a cervical cancer patient

Apply the different surgical approaches and their benefits in any case of cervical cancer

Improve the surgical skills both for open and laparoscopic surgery when performing procedures related to cervical cancer treatment.

Scientific Programme

» Please check the preliminary scientific programme 

Chairs & Faculty


Ignacio Zapardiel

Co-Chair of the Course

ESGO Council Member

La Paz University Hospital Madrid


Anna Fagotti

Co-Chair of the Course

ESGO Educational Committee Chair

Policlinico A. Gemelli Foundation, Rome


Alicia Hernández 

Co-Chair of the Course

La Paz University Hospital Madrid



Name Country Institute
Denis Querleu France Institut Bergonié Cancer Center Bordeaux
Cagatay Taskiran Turkey Koc University School of Medicine and VKV American Hospital, Istanbul
Michael Halaska The Czech Republic Charles University in Prague and Faculty Hospital Kralovske Vinohrady, Prague
Luis Chiva Spain Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona
Christhardt Köhler Germany Asklepios Klinik Altona, Hamburg
Mikel Gorostidi Spain Hospital Universitario Donostia, San Sebastian
Santiago Domingo Spain Hospital Universitario y Politécnico La Fe, Valencia


» Registration is closed

» Limited number of 24 participants (3 participants per specimen) for the hybrid course

» Unlimited number of participants for the online parts on September 2 and September 9

* By clicking on Register here, you confirm that you have read and agree to our General Terms and Conditions as presented here


Course Package Fees for Hybrid Course

Registration Fees for ESGO Members *  Regular Rate (EUR)
(ESGO is not a VAT payer)
ESGO Members 750
Country List A,C** 650
Country List B,D** 600
Young doctors under 40 600
Nonmembers 950
*In order to benefit from the ESGO Membership reduced rate, membership for 2021 must be valid. View the ESGO membership renewals and application. You have to log in to the registration system with the email address you use to enter the member zone.
**Categories A, B, C and D are defined according to the World Bank Country Classification of Upper-middle-income economies (List A, C) and Low income/ Lower- middle-income economies (List B, D).


Fee includes:

» Admission fee to the online course and face to face hands-on training

» Coffee breaks, lunches and welcome dinner


Course Fee for the Online Parts of the Course 

» Registration fee 70 EUR for the online parts on September 2 and September 9

» It is possible to register only for both online parts together


Fee includes:

» Admission fee to the online course on September 2 and September 9


Cancellation and refund policy

» Before July 19, 2021 - Refund of 50%

» Starting July 19, 2021 - Non-Refundable


General Information


Applied Anatomy Department. Faculty of Medicine.

Autonomuos University of Madrid (UAM).

Calle Arzobispo Morcillo s/n 28046, Madrid, Spain.


CME Accreditation

The ESGO Advanced Course on Surgical Management of Cervical Cancer Madrid, Spain, 23/09/2021-24/09/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 10 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity



In registering for the course participants agree that the organizer is not responsible for individual medical, travel or personal insurance. Participants are requested to arrange their own travel and health insurance. The organizer cannot assume liability for changes in the program due to external circumstances.


ESGO gratefully acknowledges Ethicon for a generous educational grant supporting this course.

Course Secretariat

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Travel & Accommodation


Travel costs to Madrid, Spain are responsibility of the attendees.



In the vicinity of the course venue, a hotel will be pre-booked for the convenience of the participants who can book the room in case of need at their own expenses.