Aqua Dome Hotel
Oberlängenfeld 140, 6444, Längenfeld, Austria
*Due to the extreme weather conditions in the Alps during the winter season we highly recommend all participants to book a hotel either in the venue hotel or close to it.
In the Winterweek a combination of lectures, practical sessions and stimulating discussions is provided by experts in the field of Regional Anesthesia and Acute and Chronic Pain management.
The venue of the congress allows also discussions and professional interaction outside the Congress during active sports and leisure and contributes to the open and relaxing atmosphere of this conference.
The lectures are state of the art lectures of new developments and knowledge in regional anaesthesia and pain management.
The workshops provide practical knowledge and skills which can be directly applied in daily practice. New developments relating not only to regional anaesthesia but which may also be applied in other fields of anaesthesia are also discussed and taught.
The Congress Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept li ability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.
Registration is now closed
REGISTRATION FEES (RATES ARE IN EUR)
Fees apply to payments received prior to the indicated deadlines.
until 11 December 2019
from 12 December 2019
* ESRA Members who wish to benefit from the reduced registration rates must have renewed their membership for 2020 prior to registering to the conference. In order to benefit from ESRA Membership reduced rate – please apply for membership at least 3 days prior to registration deadline.
** Resident/Trainee/Nurses – In order to benefit from the special fee, a submission of your status confirmation (approval letter signed by the Head of Department or copy of your status ID) must be uploaded during the online registration.
***To learn more about the ESRA membership benefits access this link.
****Due to the extreme weather conditions in the Alps during the winter season we highly recommend all participants to book a hotel either in the venue hotel or close to it.
Fees for all Conference Participants include:
Payment of registration fees (in EUR) can be made as follows:
By Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard or American Express
By Bank Transfer (additional 30 EUR handling fee is required):
Please make drafts payable to:
ESRA Winter Week 2020, Langenfeld
Credit Suisse Geneva, 1211 Geneva 70, Switzerland
Clearing number: 4835
Account Number: 1500934-92-188
Swift No: CRESCHZZ80A
IBAN No: CH80 0483 5150 0934 9218 8
REGISTRATION CANCELLATION POLICY:
All cancellations must be electronically mailed. Refund of registration fee will be as follows:
Note, in case of cancellation at any stage, Bank transfer handling fee (30 Euro) will not be refunded – applicable to Bank Transfer payments only.
FOR INQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT:
ESRA Winter Week Conference 2020 Registration Department
Rue François-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 908 04 88
Fax: +41 22 906 9140
For booking accommodation in the ESRA Workshop partner hotel, Aque Dome in Längenfeld, please fill out this Booking form: AquaDome_Booking _form_ESRA Winterweek_2020 and email it back to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information please visit the hotel website.
After participating in this educational event, learners should be able to:
– Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan.
– Identify updates about regional anesthesia and acute and chronic pain management.
– Discuss mechanism of action of additives for LA.
– Asses hip joint innervation and reflect on current regional anesthetic techniques.
– Discuss an continuous peripheral nerve lblocks an update.
– Discuss developments about labour analgesia.
– Evaluate regional anesthesia and patient safety.
The target audience is clinical practitioners and residents/research fellows in the field of regional anesthesia and acute and chronic pain management. Because of the diverse, clinically focused educational offering, participants are able to tailor the curriculum to meet the needs of international clinicians of all levels of experience.
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
The 16th ESRA Winter Week Conference is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS): www.uems.net.
The 16th ESRA Winter Week Conference is designated for a maximum of, or up to, 18 European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
American Medical Association (AMA)
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at https://www.ama-assn.org/education/ama-pra-credit-system/agreement-european-union-medical-specialties-uems.
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits 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. For more information, visit: www.royalcollege.ca/rcsite/cpd/providers/international-accreditation-agreements-e.
Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit claiming procedure. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings.
Before February 17, 2020:
– Visit the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/16thESRAWinterWeekConference2020Evaluation
*Please note that web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended
– Follow the link in the email sent at the end of the event
Kindly note that the 16th ESRA Winter Week Conference online evaluation will be active on the last day of the meeting. You will then be able to access it and claim your CME/CPD certificate.
In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event.
Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programmes. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organisation contributing to improving health outcomes by:
Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events.
Längenfeld is located in the Ötztal valley, in Tyrol, Austria. This beautiful village is the ultimate destination for a relaxing and productive learning experience during the winter months.
There are many unique activities available to take advantage of during your free time.
Just a few of the highlights include:
The trip to Langenfeld is filled with breathtaking landscapes and natural beauty.
Enjoy the journey just as much as the destination whether travelling by:
From the West
Vorarlberg – Tirol via Arlberg Pass or trough Arlberg Tunnel (S 16 Federal Road) – direction Landeck – change to A 12 Autobahn – exit: Ötztal – B 186 Federal Road (35 km) to Ötztal
From the North
– Bad Tölz – Achen Pass – B 181 Federal Road – Jenbach – A 12 Autobahn – Innsbruck – exit: Ötztal
– Pfronten – Reutte – Fernpass – Imst – A 12 Autobahn – exit: Ötztal or B 171 Federal Road to Ötztal (no Vignette toll-sticker required!)
– Garmisch Partenkirchen – Mittenwald – Scharnitz – Seefeld – Telfs – A 12 Autobahn – exit: Ötztal or B 171 Federal Road to Ötztal (no Vignette toll-sticker required!)
From the East
Munich or Salzburg – A 93 Autobahn to Kufstein – A 12 Autobahn direction Innsbruck – Ötztal
From the South
Merano/South Tirol – via Timmelsjoch Pass to Sölden to the Ötztal. High Alpine road leading up to 2.500 m above sea level. The Pass is open only from the beginning of June to the middle/end of October. Toll road!
Search for direct flights available to Innsbruck.
From Innsbruck’s airport, you can reach the Ötztal by train. All regional trains stop in Ötztal Bahnhof at the entrance to the valley. From there you take the public bus line or a taxi.
Travelling by train is more flexible and relaxing than you imagine. The trains of Austria’s ÖBB or Germany’s DB railway companies take you safely to Tirol. Simply book your train ticket online and head for unforgettable days in the Ötztal.
You get off the train in ÖTZTAL Bahnhof where you change to a public bus or local taxi – which takes you directly to your accommodation in the valley.
All important details on bus timetables, direct connections and taxi services are available here.
The convenient Ötztal Shuttle is the quickest, most comfortable and flexible way to get from the airport or the train station to your holiday destination in the Ötztal and back again – from the terminal right to your hotel’s doorstep.
Book your shuttle here.
Click here for further information on all transportation options.