NEW ESSR Educational programme
M.AVATAR – Musculoskeletal AVATAR
EDUCATION | RESEARCH | LEADERSHIP
ESSR is investing in the youth and does support training and education of the new generation of MSK radiologists. By intense training during a 5 days programme, our society would like to educate and build new future leaders in MSK radiology.
- Meet and learn with (former) Executive Committee members
- Discuss difficulties and new strategies with experts
- Get new insights and meet colleagues from all over Europe
- Become future leader in MSK radiology
November 5-9, 2018
Programme Director: M. Maas
January 14-17, 2019
Programme Director: F. Kainberger
> Apply until November 2
May 13-16, 2019
Programme Director: A. Karantanas
> Apply until March 2
Dates tba, Autumn 2019
Programme Director: G. Guglielmi
> Application not yet open
How to apply
The M.AVATAR programme focusses on last year residents and fellows in MSK radiology. There is no age limit.
Candidates are asked to submit a motivation letter, including
o expectations for the programme
o what will you bring to the ESSR
o what can the ESSR do for you
Confirmation of training status (last year residency or fellow position), signed by head of department
List of personal interests in MSK radiology
Selection will be done considering a sexual and geographical balance. Membership with ESSR is recommended.
Candidates can apply for their preferred programme.
Travel and Accommodation
ESSR will cover costs for travel and accommodation
Accepted candidates will be asked to prepare a strategical case they have encountered during their career and one presentation on a radiological topic.
To ensure quality, group sizes will be up to 6 participants per programme.
Sunday evening: Arrival
Monday-Thursday: Getting to know each other & presentations strategical cases & discussion in groups
Friday: Closing Presentations, Farewell lunch