6th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop - ESRA
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6th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop

Date: 20-21 February, 2019
Place: Innsbruck, Austria


Workshop Venue

Innsbruck University
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 human cadavers. Participants will acquire a sound knowledge of ultrasound imaging and needling techniques for interventional pain management techniques.

To register please click here

 *Please note: ESRA members cannot register yet using the ESRA membership, since the 2019 membership will open by 1 November, 2018.  ESRA Members: Please register after 1 November, 2018.  


Registration fees in EUR. Fees apply to payments received prior to the indicated deadlines.

Early Registration

Up to and including January 17, 2019

Late Registration

From January 18, 2019

Full Participant ESRA Members* € 625 € 725
Full Participant Non-Members € 725 € 835
​Trainee / Student – Combined CAD RA/Pain** ​€ 550 € 650​
Combined Pain & RA CAD Workshop – ESRA Member* € 1,050 € 1,150
Combined Pain & RA CAD Workshop – Non-Member € 1,100 € 1,200

* ESRA Members who wish to benefit from the reduced registration rates must have renewed their membership for 2019 prior to registering to the Workshop.

** Trainee (Students/Fellows/Nurses/Residents): An official letter of the institution (PDF format), originally stamped and signed by the head of the department confirming this status must be uploaded during the registration process.


Fees for Participants include:

  • Participation in all scientific sessions
  • Programme
  • Coffee breaks
  • Refreshments


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

By Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard or American Express.

By Bank Transfer: Additional 30 Euro handling fee is required
Please make drafts payable to:
Account Name: ESRACW 2019, Austria

Bank details: Credit Suisse Geneva, 1211 Geneva 70, Switzerland

Bank Code: 4835

Swift Address: CRESCHZZ80A

IBAN No: CH42 0483 5150 0934 9209 6

Account No: (in EUR): 1500934-92-96

* Bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid at source in addition to the registration and accommodation fees.
* Please make sure the name of the conference and the participant are stated on the bank transfer.

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 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 meeting account on time.


All cancellations must be emailed:
In case of cancellation at any stage, Bank transfer handling fee (30 EUR) will not be refunded – applicable to Bank transfer payment only.

  • Cancellations received until and including January 17, 2019 – full refund
  • Cancellations received between January 18 and February 13, 2019 – 50% will be refunded
  • As of February 14, 2019 – no refund will be made



ESRA  Pain Cadaver Workshop 2019 Registration Department

Kenes Group

Rue François-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva
Tel: +41 22 908 0488
Fax:+41 22 906 9140
E-mail: reg_esracw19@kenes.com

6th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop – Scientific Programme

“Lifeless Meets Living”

Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology: Division of Clinical and Functional Anatomy


15:30-16:00       Registration

16:00-16:10       Welcome (Prof B Moriggl, Dr Andrzej Krol , Dr  David Lorenzana )

16:10-16:30       Ultrasound Pain Medicine – An Introduction (Dr Andrzej Krol )

 16:30-16:45       Relevant Sono-Anatomy (Prof Bernhard Moriggl)

16.45 – 17:15     Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo / Cervical Spine / Roots / MB / Cervical Plexus / Stellate Ganglion

(Dr Raja Reddy)

17:15 – 17:30 Coffee

17:30– 17:45    Relevant Sono-Anatomy (Prof Bernhard Moriggl)

17:45-18:15       Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo /SSN / Shoulder / Elbow and Upper Limb (Dr Esperanza Ortigosa)

18:15 – 18:30    Relevant Sono-Anatomy (Prof Bernhard Moriggl)

18:30 -19:00     Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo / Lumbar Facets / MB / Piriformis / Pudendal and Caudal

(Dr David Lorenzana)



08:30 -08:45      Relevant Sono-Anatomy (Prof Bernhard Moriggl)

08:45 – 09:15     Interactive Lecture Live Model Demo / Anterior Abdominal Wall / Hip & Trochanter/ Knee and Genicular nerve(Dr Graham Simpson)

09:30 – 12:10    Workshops  Rotation Plan

09:30- 10.:10   Rotation 1

10:10 – 10.50    Rotation 2

10:50 -11:10      Coffee

11:10 – 11.50     Rotation 3

11.:50 – 12.30    Rotation 4

12.30 – 13.30    Lunch

13:30- 16:30      Workshops  – Rotation Plan

13.30-14.10     Rotation 5  

14.10 – 14.50   Rotation 6

14.50- 15.10      Coffee

15.10- 15.50    Rotation 7

15.50- 16.30    Rotation 8

16:30- 17:00     Case Discussions / Closure

17:00                End Of Course


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 Lateral & Posterior Neck


Station 3 (M)   Prep-Room East

Model Anterior Abdominal / Hip / Trochanter/ Knee


Station 4 (M)   Prep-Room East

Model Lumbar Spine / Buttock


Station 5 (C) Prep-Room Central

Cadaver    Supine :  ( Cervical Roots, Supraclavicular 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   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 / Hip / Trochanter/ 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 / Buttock Scanning and Needling /   Anatomical Demonstration & Teaching – On Pre-Prepared Specimens (Topographic & Cross Sectional) Relevant to Pain Medicine


Local Faculty

Bernhard Moriggl

Hannes Stofferin


ESRA Faculty

Andrzej Krol (UK)

David Lorenzana (Switzerland)

Esperanza Ortigosa (Spain)

Graham Simpson (UK)

Raja Reddy (UK)

Gustavo Fabergat (Spain)

Luis Valdes (Spain)

Ash Shetty (UK)

Sadiq Bhayani (UK)

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)

An application will be made to 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

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 www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.
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.

Commitment to the Highest Standards in CME/CPD

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:

·         ​Championing best practice in CME/CPD

·         Maintaining and improving standards

·         Mentoring and educating

·         Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

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.