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32nd ESRA RA Cadaver Workshop

Fully Booked

DATE: 13th – 14th May 2022
PLACE: Innsbruck, Austria


  • Friday, 13th May 2022 | 08:30AM – 5:00PM
  • Saturday, 14th May 2022 | 8:15AM – open end


  • Friday, 13th May 2022 | 07:30AM – 5:00PM
  • Saturday, 14th May 2022 | 8:00AM – open end

LANGUAGE: English 🇬🇧


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 Regional Anaesthesia.

This is a two-days intensive hands-on cadaver workshop offered to physicians to improve their skills in regional anaesthesia. 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.


This workshop is eligible to apply for the EDRA exam. For more information, click here.

“Lifeless Meets Living”

32nd ESRA RA Cadaver Workshop Innsbruck
Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology: Division of Clinical and Functional Anatomy


Friday, 13 May 2022






Session 1 - Upper Extremity Blocks

Chair: P. Kessler


Coffee Break


Workshop I - Upper extremity blocks


Lunch Break


Session 2 - Lower Extremity Blocks

Chair: S. Gligorijevic


Coffee break


Workshop 2 - Lower extremity blocks

Saturday, 14 May 2022


Session 3 - Thoraco-abdominal nerve blocks

Chair: M. Wolmarans


Coffee Break


Workshop 3 - Thoraco-abdominal wall blocks


Lunch Break


Session 4 - Miscellaneous

Chair: R. Eichholz


Coffee Break


Workshop 4 - Mixed blocks

This workshop is fully booked.


Late fees from 5th April 2022

Full Participants Non-member – RA CAD Early 800 Euros
Full Participants Non-member – RA CAD Late 900 Euros

Full Participants member – RA CAD Early 680 Euros
Full Participants member – RA CAD Late 780 Euros

Full Participants Non-member – Combined CAD RA/Pain Early 1170 Euros
Full Participants Non-member – Combined CAD RA/Pain Late 1270 Euros

Full Participants member – Combined CAD RA/Pain Early 1050 Euros
Full Participants member – Combined CAD RA/Pain Late 1150 Euros



  • The combined tickets can only be purchased on this booking platform (not on the 9th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop’s page).
  • ESRA Members who wish to benefit from the reduced registration rates must have renewed their membership for 2022 at least 3 days before registering for the Workshop. All Trainees must be ESRA members. Click here to join or renew.




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.


Bernhard Moriggl (Innsbruck, Austria)
Hannes Stofferin (Innsbruck, Austria)



Paul Kessler (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) – Workshop Chair
Peter Merjavy (Craigavon, UK)Workshop Chair

Steve Coppens (Leuven, Belgium)
Dan Sebastian Dîrzu (Cluj-Napoca, Romania)
Rüdiger Eichholz (Stuttgart, Germany)
Luis Fernando Valdés-Vilches (Marbella, Spain)
Slobodan Gligorijevic (Zurich, Switzerland)
Lukas Kirchmaier (Schwaz, Austria)
Marcus Neumüller (Steyr, Austria)
Morné Wolmarans (Norwich, UK)
Oya Yalcin Cok (Adana, Turkey)


Further to the ongoing pandemic situation in Europe and the governmental regulations in Austria (theses apply for entering the country as well as accommodation), ESRA has to ask all participants and faculty members to bring either

  • 3x vaccination (valid for 270 days)
  • 2x vaccination (valid for180 days + mandatory PCR test, valid for 72 hours)
  • recovered from Covid-19 (valid for 3 months + mandatory PCR test, valid for 72 hours)

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

The 32nd ESRA RA Cadaver Workshop, Innsbruck, Austria, 13/05/2022-14/05/2022 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 11 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 www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.

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 will claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Day Maximum Credits
Friday, 13 May 2022 6
Saturday, 14 May 2022 5

The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the basis of 1 ECMEC® for one hour of CME with a maximum of 8 ECMEC®s per day. Cf. Chapter X of UEMS 2016.20.

We would like to thank B. Braun, MedovatePajunk and Fujifilm/Sonosite for their support in helping us putting this event together.

All cancellations must be electronically mailed to events@esraeurope.org

Refund of registration fee will be as follows:

  • Cancellations received up and including 10th April, 2022 – full refund
  • Cancellations received between 11th April and 1st May, 2022 – 50% refund
  • As of 2nd May, 2022 – no refund will be made

Cancellation prior to the first course day by ESRA in connection with local government measures
If it is not possible to continue the course due to government restrictions, the course can be cancelled by ESRA up to one day before the first course day. Government restrictions are for example: ban on travel, ban on participation in meetings with groups with more than 10 participants. The participants will be informed of this as soon as possible. In that case ESRA will return the course fees paid by the participant.

Due to the current situation in Europe, ESRA advises you to go for refundable flight/train tickets and a private travel insurance, as ESRA will not refund any travel or hotel costs.

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