News

19 April 2018

Opening of a new training center

The Geneva University Hospital (HUG) inaugurated their new training center for surgical specialties. The center plans to accommodate nearly 4000 professionals per year. Watch the TV report on the SFITS broadcasted on the Léman Bleu (local TV channel).


19 April 2018

SFITS Official Opening

The SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS) has officially been opened on 17 April 2018! This grand event was organized in collaboration with the University Hospital of Geneva (HUG). During the whole day, tours were organized on the 7th and 8th floor of the Laboratory Building. The SFITS team members were proud […]


19 April 2018

A successful first EPOS Advanced Course

The first Cadaver EPOS Advanced Course, supported by the Chair of the EPOS Education Committee Prof Hakan Omeroglu, was dedicated to sport trauma – knee and ankle injuries in children and adolescents. It took place on 25 and 26 January 2018, at the SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS). Download the course […]


16 February 2018

The SFITS, a 5 star surgical training center

Read the article published on the Tribune de Genève on 15 February 2018 (tdg.ch).

 


12 February 2018

SFITS Official Opening on 17 April

We are proud to announce the official opening of the SWISS Foundation for Innovation and Training in Surgery (SFITS) on the 17 April 2018 from 5pm to 8 pm. 5:00 pm – Welcome 5:10 pm – Speech Prof. Pierre Hoffmeyer, President of the SFITS, orthopaedic surgeon Mr Bertrand Levrat, General Director, HUG Mr François Canonica, […]


16 January 2018

Besser operieren – Chirurgen-Ausbildung mit Hightech-Simulatoren

Watch the TV report on the SFITS broadcasted on the SRF (Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen) on 15 January 2018.


3 January 2018

Geneva, best-in-class in surgical training

Read the article on the SFITS published on 02 January 2018 on the Tribune de Genève (tdg.ch).


14 November 2017

Chirurgie : un nouveau centre de formation à Genève

Watch the TSR TV Report on the SFITS, broadcasted by the TSR (Télévision Suisse Romande) on 26 October 2017 (rts.ch).