2nd edition of “From Geneva to Naples”

Geneva, Switzerland / Naples, Italy
1500€ / CHF 1600

“From the mountains to the sea, from Geneva to Naples, from occiput to ilium”

Leaded by Prof. Enrico Tessitore and Dr. Claudio Schonauer, this training is aimed to develop the knowledge about vertebral sagittal balance parameters applied to cervical and thoraco-lumbar procedures, and to apply key steps of posterior approaches to the CVJ, and of anterior and posterior approaches to the subaxial cervical spine. 

The course is addressed to advanced residents in Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Surgery. It will be held between Geneva, Switzerland, and  Naples, Italy. Both cities were selected for the quality of their training centers: the SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS) in Geneva and Centre of Biotecnologies at AORN Cardarelli Hospitals in Naples.


Day 1 & 2 (Geneva): the participants will cover the occipito-cervical pathologies, including both arthroplasty and fusion procedures.

Day 3: the group will fly to Naples.

Day 4 & 5 (Naples): they will focus on the thoraco-lumbar spine and iliac fixation.

Information and registration

The registration fees is EUR 1’500 or CHF 1’500. It includes: 

  • Pedagogical material
  • Lunches and coffee breaks
  • Networking cocktail in Geneva 
  • Flight from Geneva to Naples on Day 3
  • Course dinner in Naples 
  • City transport in Naples

The accommodation in Geneva and Naples and transportation not listed above are not included in the price. 

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Brochure of the course


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Photos to 2021 Coursy