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19th European Paediatric Surgeons’ Association Congress
Paris (France), June 20th – 23rd, 2018
Congress Venue: Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie
Official Language: English. No simultaneous translation will be provided
Congress Chairmen: Arnaud Bonnard – Jean Michel Guys
Local Organizing Committee: TBA
Local Organizing Secretariat:
Atelier Phenix - Marseille (France)
Liability and Insurance: Neither, EUPSA nor the local organizers will assume any responsibility whatsoever for damage or injury to persons or property during the conference. Participants are recommended to arrange for their personal travel and health insurance.
Registration Desk opening times:
Wednesday June 20th: 07.30 – 18.30
Thursday June 21st: 07.30 – 18.30
Friday June 22nd: 07.30 – 18.30
Saturday June 23rd: 07.30 – 18.30
Certificate of Attendance: Available on Saturday June 23rd
UEMS Accreditation: An application has been made to EACCME for CME accreditation of this event.The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. ECMECs are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA).
To convert ECMECs credit to AMA PRA category I credit, please contact the AMA
Currency: The official currency of France as a European Union member state is the euro (€).Most shops across the country accept international credit and debit cards.
Time Zone: Paris is in the Central European Time Zone (GMT+1 hr).
Visa Requirements: Participants requiring a visa should apply immediately to the consular office or embassy in their country in order to avoid inconvenience. Please note that the visa application procedure can take some weeks.
The Local Organizer can assist the attendees by processing official invitations upon request. This letter of invitation, however, constitutes neither any obligation by the Local Organizing Committee to cover any travel and accommodation expenses, fees or other costs connected with attending the meeting and staying in France.