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A brand-new distinction for the IRCAD in the United States: Dr. Joël Leroy awarded “Pioneer In Minimally Invasive Surgery”

In 2010, Professor Marescaux led the way receiving an award from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) for “his surgical career accomplishments”. In 2012, the “Career Development Award” was granted by the SAGES to Dr. Silvana Perretta. It is now Dr. Joël LEROY’s turn to win the 2013 SAGES Pioneer in Surgical […]

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The General Commissioner for Investment, Mr. Louis Gallois, visits the IRCAD

The General Commissioner for Investment came to Strasbourg to officially kick off Industry Week on March 14. Louis Gallois had the opportunity to visit the IRCAD, founding member of the IHU (Image-guided Hybrid Surgery Institute) and initiator of the IHU Strasbourg project.

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Siemens Healthcare CEO, Mr. Hermann Requardt, visits the IRCAD

On March 12, Professor Jacques Marescaux welcomed Siemens Healthcare’s CEO, Mr. Hermann Requardt, and his collaborators, to give them a tour of the IRCAD and the IHU Strasbourg (image-guided minimally invasive surgery institute).

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Visit of Mr. Moncef Marzouki,
President of the Tunisian Republic

On February 5, 2013, Moncef Marzouki, President of the Tunisian Republic, came to Strasbourg to address the Members of the European Parliament. He also paid a visit to Professor Jacques Marescaux at the IRCAD training center after getting back together with his former colleagues and fellows of Strasbourg’s School of Medicine.

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IHU Strasbourg: four world firsts in less than a year since its creation

Less than a year after its creation within the framework of the Investment for the Future Program (Programme des Investissements d’Avenir), the Hospital-University Institute of Strasbourg (IHU) “Institute of Image-Guided Minimally Invasive Surgery”, in cooperation with the Research Institute against Digestive Cancer (IRCAD), has achieved four surgical firsts, three world firsts and one French first, […]

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IRCAD charity dinner at Europa Park

The association « les Amis de l’IRCAD » organized a great dinner party on Friday, November 9, 2012 for the IRCAD (Research Institute Against Digestive Cancer) in Europa Park’s most prestigious room: the Teatro dell’Arte.

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IRCAD: multiple broadcasts between Strasbourg and Paris for the ESGE congress

On September 12, 2012, an advanced course and workshop for the management of endometriosis was held at the IRCAD in parallel with the 21st Congress of the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy held in Paris.

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36690€: UNPRECEDENTED SUCCESS for the IRCAD’s wine auction

At the Hilton Hotel’s Orangerie lounges, Thursday, May 24, 2012. 36690€ were collected by the IRCAD (Research Institute Against Digestive Cancers) on Thursday, May 24, 2012 during the wine auction which took place at the Hilton Hotel lounges in Strasbourg.

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The European Commission congratulates the IRCAD for the PASSPORT project

On January 5, 2012, the IRCAD’s “Computer and Medical Imaging” team was congratulated by Neelie Kroes, the European commissioner in charge of the digital agenda, in Brussels.

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