2nd BEACH course (BElgian Annual eCmo Hands-on)

Start Date : October 12, 2018
End Date : October 12, 2018
Time : 8:00 am to6:00 pm

Phone : +3224763101
Email : info@fluidacademy.org

Location :
Universitair Hospital Brussel, 101 Laarbeeklaan Auditorium Kiekens, Jette, 1090, Belgium


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2nd BEACH course, BElgian Annual eCmo Hands-on course (Limited places)

Date: October 12th, 2018

Location: UZ Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, Jette, Belgium

Room: Auditorium Kiekens


Hands-on Instructors: All Faculty 

Duration: Full Day 9:00 - 18:00 

Pax: limited to a max of 40

Price: exceptionally low @ 300 EUR (meals and drinks included)


Learning objective: This workshop will outline the basic principles of extracorporeal life support made easy by key-experts in the field. During the course delegates will gain a good understanding of ECMO in the following areas: Theoretical concepts, basic physiology and pathophysiology, cardiac and respiratory support and monitoring, alarm settings and monitoring, role of cardiac ultrasound during ECMO, newest technologies, circuits and devices, practical hands-on sessions and simulations.


Background: The BEACH programme provides a full-day, interactive course on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) training. The course uses a variation of theoretical presentations, practical and simulation sessions presented by an international faculty. It is the only course in Belgium to be endorsed by the International Fluid Academy and the previous BEACH course also been accredited by the EACCME for 9 points. The course is inclusive of all course materials, food and drinks at the UZ Brussel, Auditorium Kiekens, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Jette, Belgium. Delegates will have opportunity to meet, greet and ask questions regarding all topics presented. 


Hands-on ECMO equipment training Delegates will have the opportunity to have hands-on training in small break-out groups with ECMO equipment. Delegates will experience practicing insertion of cannulas on a mannekin, circuit surveillance, monitoring, alarm settings, simulations and trouble-shooting.

Programme: check website


COI: The Hands-on course is supported by Unrestricted Educational Grants of Getinge and Xenios



Standard BEACH rate: EUR 315.72


Speakers: Dr Bobby Agrawal, Papworth, UK, Prof Dr Elisabeth de Waele, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Ms Jo-Anne Fowles, Papworth, UK, Dr Rita Jacobs, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Dr Stijn Lochy, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Prof Dr Manu Malbrain, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Dr Dinis dos Reis Miranda, Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, ErasmusMC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Dr Peter Rosseel, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Mr Kurt Staessens, perfusionist, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Mr Luc Puis, perfusionist, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium, Dr Joris Troubleyn, University Hospital (UZB), Brussels, Belgium

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