Alexandria Endoscopy Association

رابطة جراحي المناظير بالاسكندرية

Mitral Repair Workshop

In Collaboration with

Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Staff members, Alexandria University, Egypt

A brief summary

Course objectives:

This course is directed to cardiothoracic surgeons, and cardiologists.

Time frame:

 The course will be two full days; the first day (at Bibliotheca Alexandrina) and will include multiple lectures, interactive discussions, videos, and live in a box, covering all topics of mitral repair. The second day (at ALEXEA) will include hands on training in wet lab and Bovine Hearts together with full demonstration of basic and advanced techniques of mitral repair.


  • Lectures
  • Panel Discussions 
  • Live in a box
  • Wet lab and Hands on training

Target Audience:

  • Cardiothoracic surgeons and Cardiologists

What you will learn

  • Detailed knowledge about surgical Anatomy, Dynamics, and different pathological sets of MV
  • 2-D and 3-D Echo diagnosis of mitral valve disease
  • Updated Guidelines for Mitral Valve surgery
  • Decision making in Mitral Valve Disease.
  • Interactive Discussion of challenging cases of Mitral valve.
  • Modern technologies in Mitral valve intervention
  • Basic concepts and Fundamentals of mitral valve surgical techniques
  • Gain essential skills of mitral surgery, and hands on training
  • Master different mitral repair techniques on animal hearts
  • Watch recorded videos on detailed techniques from real live cases (Live In a Box)
  • Live transmission of Mitral Surgery if available

  • Certified and expert teachers
  • AACME Accredited All Course have credit hours

Day 1: Tue Jun 18, 2019

Coffee Break

  • 12:00 - 12:15

Lunch Break

  • 13:30 - 14:30

Closing Remarks

  • 19:00 - 19:00

Day 2: Wed Jun 19, 2019


  • 08:30 - 09:00

Lunch Break

  • 13:00 - 14:00

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