August 20, 2016

PERIPHERAL INTRAVENOUS ACCESS: CAN YOU DO IT?

General Information:

Schedule: Sunday, 16h00
Lecturers: Filipe Bessa, MD
Level: B

Workshop’s Description:

The ability to obtain intravenous (IV) access is an essential skill in the medical field. Although the procedure can appear to be very simple when performed by an expert, it is in fact a difficult skill which requires a lot of practice to be done properly. In this workshop, you will be able to get your hands on and start practicing!

No lab coat is required!

About our Lecturer:

  • Filipe Bessa, MD – Internal Medicine Resident, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte – Hospital de Santa Maria; Post-graduation in HIV, Hospital Joaquim Urbano – Centro Hospitalar do Porto; Part of the inicial legalized Student Association (International Szeged University Students association – I.S.U.S.) as chief officer of ‘Culture and Arts’; Graduated cum laude from the University of Szeged (Albert Szent-Gyorgyi University) in Hungary (Class of 2008-2014).