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13th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop

Fully Booked

Registrations are open

DATE: 15 – 16 May 2024
PLACE: Innsbruck, Austria
LANGUAGE: English 🇬🇧


  • Wednesday, 15th May 2024 | 16:00 – 19:00, Registration: 15:30 – 16:00
  • Thursday, 16th May 2024 | 8:30 – 17:00


  • Wednesday, 15th May 2024 | 15:15 – 19:15
  • Thursday, 16th May 2024 | 8:15 – 17:15

WORKSHOP TICKETS: VERY LIMITED SPACE ONLY! Don’t arrange travel&accommodation before booking your workshop ticket –> Book your ticket early to avoid disappointment


Medical University Innsbruck
Institute of Clinical and Functional Anatomy
Müllerstraße 59, 6020 Innsbruck


Unique and intimate hands-on learning experience. Lectures, practical sessions and stimulating discussions will be led by leading experts in the field of Pain Management.

This is a two-days intensive hands-on cadaver workshop offered to physicians to improve their skills in chronic block procedures. After expert lectures the workshop is focused on hands-on practice using fresh frozen and fixed/standard cadavers. Participants will acquire a sound knowledge of ultrasound imaging and needling techniques for interventional pain management techniques.

“Lifeless Meets Living”

13th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop Innsbruck
Institute of Clinical and Functional Anatomy
Medizinische Universität Innsbruck

Wednesday, 15 May 2024





Dr Hanne-Rose Honis, Dr Andrzej Krol, Dr David Lorenzana


Ultrasound in Pain Medicine - An Introduction

Dr Andrzej Krol


Relevant Sono-Anatomy

Dr Hanne-Rose Honis


Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo

Dr Katrin Meyer/Dr Thomas Haag




Relevant Sono-Anatomy

Dr Hanne-Rose Honis


Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo

Dr Andrzej Krol / Prof Paul Kessler / Dr Bert Vanneste


Relevant Sono-Anatomy

Dr Hanne-Rose Honis


Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo

Dr David Lorenzana / Dr Esperanza Ortigosa

Thursday, 16 May 2024


Relevant Sono-Anatomy

Dr Hanne-Rose Honis


Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo

Dr Raja Reddy / Dr Vicente Roques


Workshops Rotation Plan 🔽




Workshops Rotation Plan 🔽


Case Discussions / Closure


Workshops (40 Minutes Per Station)

Station 1 (M) Prep-Room East
Model: Anterior Neck (Cervical Roots, Suprascapular nerve, Stellate Ganglion)

Station 2 (M) Prep-Room East
Model: l Lateral & Posterior Neck (GON, CMB, Suprascapular n (posterior), Shoulder joint

Station 3 (M) Prep-Room East
Model: Anterior Abdominal Wall / Hip / Knee

Station 4 (M) Prep-Room East
Model: Lumbar Spine / Buttock

Station 5 (C) Prep-Room Central
Cadaver Supine: Cervical Roots, Suprascapular nerve, Stellate Ganglion –
Scanning and Needling / Anatomical Demonstration & Teaching – on Pre-Prepared Specimens (Topographic & Cross Sectional) Relevant to Pain Medicine

Station 6 (C) Prep-Room Central
Cadaver Prone: Lateral & Posterior Neck/Thorax
Scanning and Needling/ Anatomical Demonstration & Teaching – On Pre-Prepared Specimens (Topographic & Cross   Sectional) Relevant to Pain Medicine

Station 7 (C) Prep-Room Central
Cadaver   Supine   Anterior Abdominal Wall / Hip / Knee
Scanning and Needling. Anatomical Demonstration & Teaching – On Pre-Prepared Specimens (Topographic & Cross Sectional) Relevant to Pain Medicine

Station 8 (C) Prep-Room Central
Cadaver Prone    Lumbar Spine / Posterior Pelvis (Gluteal Region)
Scanning and Needling / Anatomical Demonstration & Teaching – On Pre-Prepared Specimens (Topographic & Cross Sectional) Relevant to Pain Medicine


  • Esperanza Ortigosa
    Madrid 🇪🇸
  • Katrin Meyer
    Lucern 🇨🇭
  • Raja Reddy
    Medway 🇬🇧
  • Vicente Roques
    Murcia 🇪🇸
  • Bert Vanneste
    Kortrijk 🇧🇪
  • Thomas Haag
    Wrexham 🇬🇧
  • Paul Kessler
    Frankfurt 🇩🇪



  • Bernhard Moriggl
  • Hanne-Rose Honis

Registrations are open


  • Non-member – Pain CAD 920€
  • ESRA member – Pain CAD 820€
  • ESRA Trainee (Students/Fellows/Nurses) Pain CAD  620€


  • Non-member – Combined CAD RA/Pain 1535€* SOLD OUT
  • ESRA member – Combined CAD RA/Pain 1375€*SOLD OUT
  • ESRA Trainee (Students/Fellows/Nurses) – Combined CAD RA/Pain 1055€* SOLD OUT

 * The combined tickets are only purchasable from the RA workshop homepage.
Due to technical limits of our registration platform, kindly note that only the title and dates of the RA course will be shown on the confirmation email when purchasing a combined ticket. However, the ticket type prevails on the rest and proves that your access is granted for both workshops. Thank you for your understanding.

If a ticket type is not shown when trying to register, it probably means that this specific category is sold out. Please contact events@esraeurope.org for more information.


Payment of registration fees (in EUR) can be made as follows:

By Credit Card: Visa or MasterCard

By Bank Transfer (additional 30 EUR handling fee is required):

  • Please ensure that the name of the Workshop and of the participant are stated on the bank transfer.
  • Bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid at source in addition to the registration fees.

Please make drafts payable to:

KBC Grimbergen
IBAN BE72 7340 2880 9716 EUR

  • Registration will only be valid upon receipt of the full payment by the registration department according to the deadline indicated. An email confirming registration will only be sent after receipt of the required fees.
  • Outstanding payments will be collected on-site and charged with the on-site rate. A copy of the bank transfer (or other proof of payment) will be required in the event that registration fees were not credited to the Society account on time.


All cancellations must be electronically mailed to office@esraeurope.org
Refund of registration fee will be as follows:

  • Cancellations received until and including March 31st, 2024 – full refund
  • Cancellations received between April 1st to April 28th, 2024 – 50% will be refunded
  • As of April 29th, 2024 – no refund will be made

Note that in case of an offline payment, the 30€ bank transfer charge will not be reimbursed.

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

The 13th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop, Innsbruck, Austria 15/05/2024 – 16/05/2024 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 9.5 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at https://edhub.ama-assn.org/pages/applictations.

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Credit Breakdown

Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form. Cf. criteria 22 of UEMS 2023.07.
Please find below the breakdown of ECMEC®s per day:

Day Maximum Credits
Wednesday, 15 May 2024 2.5
Thursday, 16 May 2024 7.0

The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the basis of 0,5 ECMEC® for 30 minutes of CME with a maximum of 8 ECMEC®s per day. cf. Chapter XIII of UEMS 2023.07


A feedback survey will be sent by email to all participants after completion of the event. Once this form completed, your certificate will be delivered after the deadline date. Please contact events@esraeurope.org should you need to receive it earlier.

We would like to thank B. Braun, Flat Medical, Pajunk and Siemens for their support in helping us putting this event together.


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