UEG Ultrasound Learning Area

Final Programme Vienna 15.-19. October 2016

The Ultrasound Learning Area promotes the role of a major diagnostic and interventional tool in gastroenterology: Clinical ultrasonography in the hands of the gastroenterologist. The Ultrasound Learning Area offers individual hands-on training, a basic and an advanced course on ultrasonography for the gastroenterologist, which are designed for both the beginner and the experienced and lectures in abdominal ultrasonography in the topics liver, GIT and pancreas presented by expert gastroenterologists.

Course directors:

  • Prof. Dr. Dieter Nuernberg, Neuruppin, Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Odd Helge Gilja, Bergen, Norway
  • Prof. Dr. Ioan Sporea, Timisoara, Romania

Faculty members:
Dr. Gabriele Hanenberg, Düren, Germany
Dr. Roald Flesland Havre, Bergen, Norway
Dr. Christian Jenssen, Strausberg-Wriezen, Germany
Dr. Horst Kinkel, Düren, Germany
Dr. Thomas Mueller, Reutlingen, Germany
Dr. Alina Popescu,Timisoara, Romania
Prof. Dr. Adrian Saftoiu, Craiova, Romania
Dr. Stefan Uebel, Hitachi Co.
Prof. Dr. Jonas Valentinas, Vilnius, Lithuania


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