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2 BACKGROUND The HERMES National Summer School is an educational project organized by SIMeR and established with the goal to develop standards for medical specialty training. The project is focused on a course in Adult Respiratory Medicine representing a valuable benchmarking tool for respiratory physicians. The HERMES National Summer School is based on a series of lessons on the different guidelines, interactive case management, meet the professor group discussion, test simulationsand a final knowledge-basedexamination with multiple-choice questions in English. The course represents an assessment of learning and addresses the need for respiratory physicians to keepa breath of new developments in their field and continually update their knowledge. COURSE STRATEGY - Formal presentations regardingcurrent guidelines and basic science in respiratory field - Case discussions - Personal tutoring - Test simulations TARGET AUDIENCE - Respiratory physicians in training - Respiratory physicians preparing for the HERMES examination - Respiratory specialists preparing for their national society s examination - Internists and other specialists wishing to get an overview of respiratory medicine AIMS OF THE PROGRAM - Introduction to the HERMES National Summer School and exam methodology - Update and guidelines reviews of respiratory topics - Help to identify learning strategy and priorities 2 3

3 SCIENTIFIC COORDINATORS SCIENTIFIC SECRETARIAT Francesco Blasi, Milan - Italy Stefano Centanni, Milan - Italy FACULTY Stefano Aliberti, Milan - Italy Alberto Braghiroli, Veruno - Italy Emilio Canalis, Tarragona - Spain Fabiano Di Marco, Milan - Italy Giuseppe U. Di Maria, Catania - Italy Paolo Palange, Rome - Italy Massimo Pistolesi, Firenze - Italy Luca Richeldi, Modena - Italy Pierachille Santus, Mlan - Italy Paolo Tarsia, Milano - Italy Antoni Torres, Barcelona - Spain SIMeR Service S.r.l. 4 5

4 PROGRAM July 9 th - I Module INtRODUCTION TO THE HERMES SUMMER SCHOOL Giuseppe U. Di Maria Pulmonary Function Testing Paolo Palange - Lung volumes and gas transfers - Arterial blood gas assessment - Exercise testing (guidelines) Diagnostic Tests Stefano Aliberti - BAL - Interventional Pneumology Respiratory Failure Antoni Torres - Acute respiratory failure - Ventilatory supports - Intensive care and high depence unit Respiratory Infections Francesco Blasi Coffe break - Guidelines for LRTs (ACEB, CAP, HAB, bronchiectasis) - Guidelines pneumonia in the immunocompromised - Guidelines Cystic Fibrosis Coffee Break Lung Imaging TDB Lunch - Chest X-ray (25%) - CT scan - MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasounds Interactive sessions Dinner Pulmonary function testing: RESPIRATORY failure: lung imaging O.00 MCQ Discussion session 6 7

5 PROGRAM July 10 th - Ii Module Tubercolosis Francesco Blasi - Guidelines pulmonary tuberculosis - Guidelines extrapulmonary tuberculosis - Latent tuberculosis - Guidelines nontubercolosis mycrobacterial diseases Airway diseases Stefano Centanni - Asthma guidelines - COPD guidelines Coffee Break Interactive sessions Tuberculosis and LRTI: asthma and COPD Sleep - related disorders Alberto Braghiroli Lunch - Diagnostic techniques SLEEP - RELATED DISORDERS Alberto Braghiroli - Guidelines OSAS and Hypoventlation Syndromes GUIDELINES ILD AND IPF Luca Richeldi Coffee Break INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASES Luca Richeldi - Sarcoidosis - Eosinophilic lung diseases - Other ILD Interactive sessions Dinner TUBERCOLOSIS AND LRTI: ASTHMA AND COPD MCQ Discussion session Stefano Aliberti, Fabiano Di Marco, Pierachille Santus Paolo Tarsia 8 9

6 PROGRAM July 11 th - Iii Module Pleural and MEDIASTINAL DISEASES Emilio Canalis - Guidelines pleura effusion - Guidelines pneumothorax - Mediastinal Thoracic tumors Emilio Canalis - Guidelines lung cancer: diagnosis and staging; management NSCLC, management SCLCL - Mesothetioma - Mediastinal tumors Occupational and environmental lung diseases Stefano Centanni - Guidelines occupational diseases - Guidelines tobacco dependance Interactive sessions Coffe break Pleural diseases, Lung cancer Coffee Break Interactive sessions Pleural diseases: Lung cancer PROGRAM July 12 th - IV Module HERMES SIMULATION Lunch Coffee Break Pulmonary Vascular Diseases Massimo Pistolesi - Guidelines pulmonary embolism - Guidelines pulmonary hypertension - Pulmonary vasculitis EVALUATION Francesco Blasi, Stefano Centanni, Paolo Palange END OF THE COURSE 10 11

7 HERMES NATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL VENUE Hotel Enterprise Corso Sempione, Milano Tel.: PROVIDER AND ORGANIZING SECRETARIAT NET Congress & Education Via A. Righi, Sesto Fiorentino Fi Tel.: Fax: Mail: Con il Supporto Educazionale di e di

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