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2024 | Functional Neurosurgery | EN

Training Academy | Academy Course 1 | Basic knowledge of functional neurosurgery and advanced knowledge of DBS

The Arkana Forum's Academy for Functional Neurosurgery offers a three-year cycle of courses covering both the basics and advanced methods of functional neurosurgery. The hybrid format allows you to participate in both face-to-face and online sessions. In the 3 modules you will be taught all the necessary and latest methods of functional neurosurgery. On the first day the basics and on the second day the advanced methods are taught.

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Lectures by renowned speakers offer the opportunity to learn from their experience and exchange expertise. Hands-on workshops at several stations complement the theoretical knowledge acquired.

Academy special: You have taken part in a course from the cycle. You can profit from a generous price reduction for the following Academy courses. You only pay 65% of the course price. You are free to attend the entire course or concentrate on the 2nd day of the course.

All times in the programme refer to the time zone CET! Flyer

Target group

  • Neurosurgeons, Neurologists

In this course you will learn

  • Stereotactic applications in neurosurgery
  • MER and test stimulations for target point navigation
  • Imaging for stereotactic procedures and planning
  • DBS for movement disorders and psychiatric indications
  • Common DBS systems, innovations and pitfalls
  • Practical knowledge of how to perform these procedures (hands-on)



14th - 15th November 2024


ARKANA Forum Emmendingen




Beginners and advanced learners




Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Volker Arnd Coenen


Baden-Württemberg Medical Association (will be applied for)


Face-to-face course
825 € (excl. VAT)
981,75 € (incl. 19% VAT - Germany)

Online course (enter discount code "OnlineFNCH")
720 € (excl. VAT)
856,80 € (incl. 19% VAT - Germany)

VAT depends on the place where the service is provided.

Registration deadline

30th October 2024