Organisational details

Course on Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)

Wednesday April 23rd  and Thursday April 24th , 2014


The department of Orthopedic Surgery, in collaboration with the Wenckebach Institute, Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen.

The course has been made possible with contributions from Inspine, Stryker and Zimmer.

Target group

Orthopedic surgeons and specialty registrars.


Accreditation of the program is requested at the Dutch organisation of orthopedics (NOV).


Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.


The course will take place in the UMCG.

Reception: Skills Center.

Program: Skills Center.

(intern UMCG-address: Fonteinstraat 21).

Parking/Public transport

Parking is available at the Parking garage North (Noord) on the Vrydemalaan (payed parking). Directions are available here.  From there follow the signs “Ingang UMCG”. Public transport stops in front of the entrance of the hospital. More information about schedules and lines is available on


Course participation will be € 750,- per person for Orthopedic Surgeons and € 675,- for Orthopedic registrars. This includes coffee, thee, lunch, drinks and course diner but does not include hotel stay.


Registration is possible until the 24th of March via, Details will be provided upon registration. There is a maximum number of participants. We will inform you as soon as possible after registration. Cancelation is possible until the 24th of March 2014. Administration costs (€  50,-) will be billed or deducted from the refund. Cancelation after March 24th , no refund. When unable to attend, it’s possible for colleagues to take your place.

More information

Wenckebach Instituut

UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine

(t) 0031-50-3612755