Examinations Committee

The Examinations Committee is responsible for supervising/coordinating/advising on the organisation of the European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, and maintaining/improving the standard of the examination. 

The Chairperson is appointed by, and reports to, the ESA Board of Directors. The committee members include the Director of Part 1 MCQ Bank, the Director of Part 2 Guided Question Bank, a representative of the UEMS/EBA and the Examinations Coordinators. The appointed members and Chairperson serve for a term of three years with the possibility of successive one-year appointments up to a maximum of eight years.

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Andrey Varvinskiy


Krisztina  Madách

Part I Subcommittee Member in charge of the Part I MCQ Bank Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (Paper B)

Nicolas Brogly

OLA Subcommittee Member in charge of the OLA MCQ Bank Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (Section B)

Wolfram Engelhardt

Subcommittee Part I Chairperson

Götz Geldner

Representative of the UEMS/EBA

Else-Marie Ringvold

Subcommittee Part II Deputy Chairperson

Armen Varosyan

OLA Subcommittee Chairperson

Mario Zerafa

Subcommittee Part II Chairperson

Rodolphe Di Loreto*

ESA Examinations Coordinator

Lise Carratala*

ESA Examinations Coordinator

Odile Jacquet*

ESA Examinations Coordinator

Ulrike Nickenig*

ESA Examinations Coordinator

Hugues Scipioni*

Education & Examinations Manager

*No voting rights

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