Paediatric Anaesthesia

The 10th (2015-17) SSAI fellowship program in

Paediatric Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine

The Scandinavian Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (SSAI) co-ordinates an advanced Inter-Nordic education program in paediatric anaesthesia and intensive care medicine. This education program (fellowship) aims at physicians who recently have received their specialist degree in anaesthesiology and intensive care medicine. The fellowship program is limited to 16-24 trainees from the Nordic countries.


The fellowship is 24 months, starting from September 1st 2015:

  • 24 months of training in paediatric anaesthesia and intensive care
  • 3 months (minimum) of paediatric intensive care medicine
  • 1 month of exchange in another county
  • 4 theoretical courses
  • Assessment of theoretical knowledge
  • Academic project

In order to be accepted, the trainee must be employed in an appropriate position minimum 12 months at a department of paediatric anaesthesia at one of the university hospitals in the program (Copenhagen, Odense, Aarhus, Oslo, Trondheim, Reykjavik, Gothenburg, Lund, Stockholm, Helsinki, Oulu or Turku). The remaining 12 months can be in an appropriate position at another (less specialised) department.

The contract and a CV have to be sent to Torsten Lauritsen before June 1st, 2015.


For further information about this program and to get a contract and registration form, please contact the chairman of the program:

Dr. Torsten Lauritsen
+45 3545 8750
Department of Anaesthesia
The Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet
Blegdamsvej 9
DK 2100 Copenhagen Denmark

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