Paediatric Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

Currently not recruiting – scheduled new program application in March 2019

Register your interest for the SSAI advanced education program in paediatric anaesthesia here.

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Bridge the time to the new program by engaging in the Paediatric Anaesthesia E-Learning platform

ESPA and SSAI have developed a platform for e-learning in paediatric anaesthesia.

4 modules have so far been published:

  1. Coagulation and transfusion
  2. Adverse respiratory events
  3. Neurotoxicity
  4. Perioperative fluid challenges

Access the modules at:

Please register by using your name and email. Personal data are only used to give feedback during the course and for you to resume a course.


The 11th (2017-19) 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 is 24 months, starting from September 1st 2017:

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

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



Curriculum for the program Contract SSAI training

For further information, please contact the chair 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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