Upcoming Courses

Tracheostomy 1 - Basics in tracheostomy management and decannulation

This course takes place over the following two days:

12 November 2022 - 09:00am to 05:00pm
24 November 2022 - 05:00pm to 07:00pm

The aim of this course is to give a broad overview on the topic tracheostomized patients in different settings and their individual needs across the different diagnosis leading to a tracheostomy; from ICU and ventilator depending to long-term care. We will discuss first options of vocalization till decannulation protocols and procedures as well as the role of swallowing and swallowing disorders within this population.

This course is for all medical professionals working with tracheostomized patients and have beginners to intermediate experience with this patient group.

ESSD Member: 99 EUR
Non-member: 140 EUR

Tracheostomy 2 - Swallowing Assessment and Re-Oralisation

17 November 2022 - 01:00pm to 06:00pm

During this course it will be discussed when and how to assess tracheostomized patient’s swallowing function. Screenings, clinical and instrumental assessment as well as the decision making process and clinical pathway to start eating and drinking again will be presented and participants are invited to bring their own cases.


ESSD Member: 39 EUR
Non-member: 80 EUR