Trainee Exchange Programme

Host Centre List

Belgium

City Leuven
Centre name
University Hospitals Leuven
Language English or Dutch
Specialty

Obstetrical anaesthesia

Cardio anaesthesia

Thoracic anaesthesia

Loco regional anaesthesia

Heart-, Lung and Liver transplant anaesthesia



Czech Republic

City Prague
Centre name
Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Language English
Specialty Cardiovascular anaesthesia and intensive care

France

City Lille
Centre name
Lille_University_Hospital
Language French - English
Specialty Malignant hyperthermia, diagnosis with IVCT and genetics Pediatric anaesthesia
Obstetric Anaesthesia
Anaesthesia in gynecology
Clinical research

City Lyon
Centre name

Neurologic and Neurosurgical University Hospital, and University Simulation Centre

Language French
Specialty

Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery
Mechanical Circulatory Assistance, ECMO, ECLS
Hemodynamic Monitoring


City Lyon
Centre name
Hotel Dieu 
Language English -French
Specialty Obstetrics (6,000 deliveries per year) ; pediatrics (6,000 children per year)

City Lyon
Centre name
Hôpital de la Croix Rousse
Language English -French
Specialty

Hepatic, Renal and Pancreatic Transplantation
Hepatic Surgery
Major Abdominal Surgery
Major ENT Surgery
Management of Cirrhotic Patients


City Marseilles
Centre name
Hôpital d'enfants de la Timone 
Language French
Specialty Pediatric anaesthesia analgesia and intensive care
Cardiac defect surgery, Clinical research

Germany

City Dresden
Centre name
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus 
Language English-German
Specialty Regional anaesthesia procedures, clinical research
Ultrasound for regional anesthetic procedures
Immunonutrition with Omega-3 fatty acids


City Münster
Centre name
University Hospital Münster
Language English 
Specialty

Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia, Pediatric Anaesthesia, Pediatric Cardiac Anaesthesia, Neuroanaesthesia, Neuraxial blocks, Ultrasound, TTE and TEE, Trauma, Chronic and Acute pain, ECMO/ECLS



City Lünen, Dortmund
Centre name
Klinikum Westfalen, Klinik am Park
Language English, Netherlands, German
English, Netherlands, German

Specialty

Intensive care medicine, extracorporeal circulation, endocrinology of the critically ill, hospital management




Hungary

City Budapest
Centre name
Gottsegen Hungarian Institute of Cardiology 
Language English and German
Specialty Pediatric and adult cardiac anaesthesia and intensive care, tertiary cardiac center hemodynamic monitoring with continuous pulse contour analysis and with echocardiography, grown-up congenital heart disease, transplantation

Italy

City Genova
Centre name
Azienda Ospedalliera Universitaria San Martino
Language English
Specialty

Perioperative management of hight risk surgical patients. Acute Lung injury and adult respiratory distress syndrome. Mechanical Ventilation in critically ill patients. Trauma


City Foggia
Centre name
Policlinico "Riuniti" - ospedale maternità
Language Italian, English, French
Specialty Hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, clinical and experimental research, locoregional anesthesia


City Milano
Centre name
IRCCS San Raffaele 
Language English
Specialty General, orthopedics, obstetrics, gynecology, neuro, cardiac, eye surgury, pancrease and kidney transplants,acute pain service, sedation for diagnostic procedures in radiological, MR & gastroenterology

City Varese
Centre name
University of Insubria 
Language English
Specialty General, Neuro, Cardio, ICU, Trauma, out of hospital emergency

Latvia

City Riga
Centre name
Paul Stradins Clinical University Hospital
Language English, Russian
Specialty All except in Paediatrics and Traumatology - Orthopaedics

Lithuania

City Kaunas
Centre name
Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kaunas Clinics
Language English, in special cases: Russian
Specialty General and regional anaesthesia for abdominal, endocrinal, cancer surgery, rapid diagnosis echocardiography protocols and echocardiography monitoring in non-cardiac surgery.

Portugal

City Porto
Centre name
Hospital Santo Antonio – Centro Hospitalar do Porto
Language English
Specialty Anaesthesia for major general, urologic and laparoscopic surgery (bariatric, colorectal, prostatic, nefrectomy); liver, pancreatic and renal transplantation

Republic of Ireland

City Cork
Centre name
Cork University Hospital
Language English
Specialty Regional Anaesthesia and Pain, Vascular Anaesthesia, Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery, Neurology, Intensive Care Medicine

Slovenia

City Ljubljana
Centre name
University Medical Centre Ljubljana 
Language English
Specialty Biggest hospital in the country with 8 thousands employees and 2500 beds. Anaesthetics department has 100 anaesthesiologists and 49 residents. We cover all anaesthetic specialities , cardiac, thoracic, neurosurgery, paediatric, transplantation programme (heart, kidney, liver), as well as regional anaesthesia and pain medicine and surgical intensive care.

Spain

City Barcelona
Centre name
Hospital del Mar-Esperança (IMAS)
Language Spanish or English
Specialty All type of surgery except cardiac anaesthesia; Acute and cronic pain unit; Major laparoscopic surgery (bariatric, colorectal, prostatic and nefrectomy); Awake fiberoscopic intubation; Combined anaesthesia (regional+general); Anaesthesia outside the operating room

City Barcelona
Centre name
Hospital Universitari Bellvitge
Language English/Spanish
Specialty

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia & Transesophageal Echocardiography
Anesthesia for Liver, Renal and Cardiac Transplants
Critical Care.  Transthoracic Echocardiography and Lung Ultrasound


City Cadiz
Centre name
Hospital Puerta del Mar 
Language Spanish or English
Specialty Pain unit, Bariatric surgery, Cardiac surgery


City Valencia
Centre name
Hospital Clinico Universitario (Univesity Hospital) 
Language Spanish - English
Specialty

Speciality: Respiration: mechanical ventilation, advanced monitoring, ALI, ARDS

neurotraumatology: brain injury, monitoring, neuroanesthesia. Haemodynamics: monitoring, sepsis, cardiac surgery. Infections, prevention and treatment

Oxygen therapy: Hyperoxia, Oxidative stress: Ischemia and reperfusion

Sedation in Intensive Care: Use of Anaconda. Airway management. Acute and Chronic pain therapy


City Girona
Centre name 
Hospital Universitari Dr Josep Trueta
Language English 
Specialty Cardiac Anaesthesia and Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography. Thoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. Postoperative ICU and cardiac/lung ultrasound.


The Netherlands

City Amsterdam
Centre name
Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
Language English
Specialty Cardiac anesthesia, Cardiovascular risk patients, Pediatric anesthesia, Regional anesthesia

Turkey

City Bursa
Centre name Uludag University, Medical Faculty hospital
Language English
Specialty Anaesthesia for Off-Pump Bypass Surgery, Neurosurgery in Sitting position; Nerve blocks for Pain Therapy, Obstetric anesthesia and analgesia
Thoracic Surgery (thoracic epidurals) Intensive Care

Ukraine


City Kiev (Kyiv)
Centre name National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education
Language English, Ukrainian, Russian
Specialty Cardiac Anesthesia, ECMO,  Military Anesthesia, Trauma Care, General Anesthesiology and Intensive Care


United Kingdom

City Birmingham
Centre name
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Language English
Specialty Paediatric Anaesthesia including cardiac, paediatric neuro / craniofacial, paediatric hepatobiliary surgery and all aspects of paediatric surgery - general / ENT / plastic / ortho etc

City Cambridge
Centre name
Royal Papworth Hospital
Language English
Specialty all areas of adult cardiac and thoracic perioperative medicine including high volume of heart and lung transplantation, mechanical assist devices and pulmonary endarterectomy. Heart failure centre. Respiratory failure centre (including extracorporeal circulation - one of the 5 respiratory ECMO centres in England with specialist retrieval team)

City Cardiff
Centre name
University Hospital of Wales 
Language English
Specialty University hospital, with Cardiothoracic, Neuro-Vascular, Paediatrics, Obstetrics, ITU; Airway, Laboratory Research, Regional Anaesthesia Fellowship soon

City Greater London 
Centre name
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Language English is the main language, some colleagues are fluent in many other European languages (Italian, Romanian, Polish, Spanish).
Specialty Obstetric anaesthesia and clinical research, general surgery, urology, trauma and orthopaedics, paediatrics, gynaecology, podiatry, ENT, plastic, bariatric and burns. In addition to this we have ITU and burns ITU beds in both hospitals

City London
Centre name
King's College Hospital
Language English
Specialty Anaesthesia and Intensive Care for Liver Transplantation Busy obstetric department, 98% epidural rate, management of complex obstetric patients

City London
Centre name
Barts Heart Centre
Language English
Specialty

Cardiac Anaesthesia (all kind of surgeries including congenital heart disease)
Thoracic Anaesthesia (Pneumonectomies, VATS Lobectomies,  Bronchoscopies…)
Cardiac Intensive Care
Anaesthesia in Electrophysiology (AF ablation, Flutter ablation…)
Anaesthesia in Interventional Cardiology (TAVIs, ASDs, PFOs, Coarctations…)


City Manchester
Centre name
University Hospital of South Manchester
Language English
Specialty Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia including ICU and Heart and lung Transplant. VA (VAD) and VV ECMO Programme. Access to Hi Fidelity Simulation Centre for teaching CALS and CLEMS courses.
City Lyon
Centre name
Hotel Dieu 
Language English -French
Specialty Obstetrics (6,000 deliveries per year) ; pediatrics (6,000 children per year)

Lyon
City Lyon
Centre name
Hotel Dieu 
Language English -French
Specialty Obstetrics (6,000 deliveries per year) ; pediatrics (6,000 children per year)


English, Ukrainian, Russian

English, Netherlands, German