Dear colleagues and friends,
On behalf of the Organizing committee I would like to invite you to participate in the 10th Meeting Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery, which will take place on 12-13 April 2019 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The 10th in a row meeting aims to offer an up-to-date insight on modern diagnostic and therapeutic techniques in stone surgery and is organized by Military Medical Academy of Sofia and the Bulgarian Association of Endourology and SWL with the support and endorsement of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), the International Alliance of Urolithiasis (IAU) and the South-Eastern Group for Urolithiasis Research (SEGUR).
The scientific programme of the meeting will focus on state-of-the-art lectures, debates, Live-surgery sessions and Hands-on-training sessions delivered by a distinguished and internationally renowned faculty, giving the opportunity to the participants to update their knowledge, practice their surgical skills and get acquainted with the latest developments in endoscopes, energy sources and disposables. The delegates will have the great opportunity to present their own work in the field of Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery during the moderated poster and video session.
During the medical exhibition, companies will have the opportunity to communicate, collaborate and network with urologists and affiliated professionals, attending the meeting, and present their products.
The 10th in a row meeting “Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery” is expected to become once again a meeting point for urologists and young doctors working in the field of minimally invasive urology and interested in mastering the art of Endourology and exchanging professional ideas and experience in a friendly atmosphere.
The hands-on-training (HOT) session will be conducted on training models for ureterorenoscopy and transurethral resection of the prostate in saline.
Venue: Adjacent space on Hall 6, NDK
Time: 12 April 2019 and 13 April 2019
Registrations will be handled on the registration desk of the symposium on April 12, 2019.
Lecturers and operators who will present themselves with reports in the sessions of the symposium.
Head of Lithotripsy and Endourology Unit. La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital. Valencia
Director of the Urology Unit of the Manzoni Hospital in Lecco, Lecturer at Urology School of the University of Pavia, Board member of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), Board member of SEGUR. Lecco, Italy
Professor of Urology at Athens Medical School, Medical University, Athens, Greece, Associated board member of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), Board member of the EAU Section of Urotechnology (ESUT) Board member of SEGUR. Athens, Greece
Urology Registrar Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, England, United Kingdom.
Assistant professor of Nephrology, Clinic of Nephrology, Department of Urology and Nephrology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
Associate professor of urology, Clinic of Urology, Saint Marina Hospital, Varna, Bulgaria
Professor of Urology at Hospital “Alexandrovska”, Medical University, Sofia, Bulgaria. Chairman of Bulgarian Association of Endourology and SWL. Sofia.
Professor of Urology at Plovdiv Hospital, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Professor of Urology at Medical university, Nis, Serbia, Chief of at Clinic of Urology and Clinical Center Nis, Serbia. Vice president of Serbian urological association, Board member of SEGUR. Nis, Serbia
Professor of Urology, Department of Urology，Director of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Vice-president of the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, President of Guangdong Province Key Laboratory of Urology, President of Guangzhou Urological Research Institute. Guangzhou, PR China
Professor of Urology, Medical University, Sofia.
Professor of Urology at Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria, Chief of Department of Urology and Nephrology at Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria, Co-chairman of Bulgarian Association of Endourology and SWL. Associated Member of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), Board member of SEGUR. Sofia, Bulgaria
Radiation Protection Specialist, Radiation Protection of Patients Unit, Radiation Safety & Monitoring Section, Division of Radiation, Transport and Waste Safety, Department of Nuclear Safety & Security, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna. Associate board member of SEGUR, Vienna, Austria
Department of Urology, Fundacio Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain
Professor of Urology, Lithotripsy and Endourology Unit, Consellería de Sanitat, General University Hospital, Alicante, Spain
Profesor of Urology, Chief of Department of Urology and Medical Director of University Hospital Tokuda, Sofia.
Professor of Urology, Chief of Department of Urology “Dr. Lutfi Kirdar Kartal” Research and Training University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey, Board Chairman of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), Board Chairmen of SEGUR. Istanbul, Turkey
Assistant professor of Urology at the Department of Urology and Nephrology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria. Associate board member of SEGUR, Affiliate member of EULIS of EAU, Sofia, Bulgaria
Endourology and Laparoscopy Unit, Río Hortega University Hospital (HURH), Valladolid, Spain, EULIS affiliate member
Senior Urologist, Head of Endourology and Stone Center, University Hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar . Department of Urology, Technical University Munich, Associated Member of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), Munich, Germany.
Professor of Urology in Medical University and Clinic of Urology, 5-th MHAT, Sofia Bulgaria. Co-chairman of Bulgarian Association of Endourology and SWL. Sofia, Bulgaria
Assoc. Professor of Urology at Medical University – Pleven and Chief of Department of Urology, Medical University, Pleven, Bulgaria
Clinic of Urology, Medical University, Skopje, Macedonia, Chairman of the Macedonian Association of Urology. Skopje, Macedonia.
Professor of Urology, Urology Department, St. Theresien-Krankenhaus, Nürnberg, Germany
Professor of Urology, Clinic of Urology, Medical University, Skopje, Macedonia, Board member of SEGUR. Skopje, Macedonia
Profesor of Urology at Department of Urology, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece.
Professor of Urology in Military Medical the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS) Academy and Chief of Clinic of General Urology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria.
Associate Professor of Urology, Clinic of Urology, Saint Anna Hospital, Varna, Bulgaria
Professor of Surgery, A graduate member of the American Society of Surgeons (FACS). President of the Balkan Military Medical Committee; President of the Bulgarian Scientific Society of Military Medicine; Member of the Management Board of the Scientific Society for Emergency Medicine, Member of the European Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES), Association of Military Surgeons of United States (AMSUS), International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO), European Digestive Surgery (EDS), World Society of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS).
Before 20 March 2019
After 20 March 2019
390 BGN/190 €
480 BGN/240 €
300 BGN/150 €
390 BGN/190 €
Included in the registration fee is:
All registrations must be made online through the website of the meeting: http://www.memis-bg.com/
Method of payment of the registration fee:
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Confirmation of registration
As soon as the appropriate fees have been received, participants will receive a confirmation letter of the relevant bookings. Participants are kindly requested to produce their registration’s confirmation letter upon their check-in at the Registration Desk of the meeting.
Cancellation of registration should be made in writing to the Meeting Organizing Bureau before March 4th, 2019 with 100% refund of the registration fee. For every written cancellation received from March 4th to March 20th, 2019, 50% of the registration fee will be refunded. There will be no refund thereafter. All refunds will be made within two months after the end of the Meeting. Bank charges will be deducted.
All registered participants will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the meeting.
Badges and Identification
Registration badges will be used during the Meeting. For identification purposes and admission to session halls, participants are requested to wear their badges, which will be given to them upon registration, at all times. Admission to the Meeting areas will not be allowed without badge identification.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please, contact the organizing committee on:
Military Medical Academy
Department of Urology and Nephrology
“Georgi Sofiiski” Str. 3
Sofia – 1606, Bulgaria
Tel.: +359 2 922 6313
Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of upper urinary tract pathologies:
Endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of lower urinary tract pathologies:
Innovations in surgical techniques, “tips and tricks”
Abstract submission procedure for the Moderated poster and video session:
Deadline for abstract submission is 20 March 2019
A schedule at a glance is listed below. Check the program for this year's conference and learn about the speakers and sessions.
V.Mutafchiyski, I. Saltirov, K. Sarica, D. Mladenov
Moderators: S. Stavridis, J.M.Lopez-Martinez, D. Basic, D.Mladenov
I. Saltirov, O. Gatsev
M. Cepeda, K. Petkova
S. Giannakopoulos, P. Petrov
Moderators: J. Vasileva, O. Savov, K. Davidov, D. Petrova
Speaker: K. Petkova (BG)
Moderators: A. Trinchieri, D. Basic, O. Stankov, B. Penev
Moderators: J.A. Galan, O. Savov, I. Saltirov, S. Stavridis
Moderators: K. Sarica, A.Budia-Alba, S.Giannakopoulos, K.Davidov
G. Zeng, I. Saltirov
M. Straub, K. Petkova
I. Saltirov, K. Petkova
Moderators: J.A. Galan, A. Trinchieri, O. Savov, D. Anakievski
Moderators: D. Basic, O. Stankov, D. Anakievski, N. Kolev
Moderators: S.Nikolov, M.Tzvetkov, K.Davidov, D.Shishkov, T.Ganev
The Organizing Committee invites the industry to support the 10th Meeting Endourology and Minimally Invasive Surgery by sponsoring scientific sessions and/or placing promotional advertisements and join the exhibition organized during the meeting.
All sponsors and exhibitors will be listed on the conference website and print materials including logos.
For detailed information about the sponsorship opportunities, please contact the Organizing Committee at:
Military Medical Academy
Department of Urology and Nephrology
3, “Georgi Sofiiski” Blvd.
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