List of events


IMSCB Opening Ceremony

Organising CommitteePlay

Medical Humanities in Medical Education: Between Doing Science and Being Humane

Prof. Bogdan Popescu, MD, PhD & Assoc. Prof. Sorin Costreie, PhD & Prof. Liviu Lucaci & Prof. Ion Victor Bruckner, MD, PhD & Prof. Emil Toescu, PhD. & Gabriela Florea, MD & Ioan Mirea, MD & Delia Tulbă, MD & Natalia Dima, MD & Teodor Cristian Blidaru, MDPlay

This year surely didn’t start off well, but let IMSCB be the happy end you deserve! 


Covid-19 and good medicine: Ethics revisited?

Prof. Ferdinand Rudolf Waldenberger, MD, PhD

Genes, Nutrition, Longevity, and Disease

Valter Longo, PhD

Getting priorities right; some reflections on a life as a surgeon

Senior Clinical Lecturer Timothy Goodacre, MD, PhD

Medical aspects of outer-space human activity - Past, Present, and Future

Asst. Lect. Adrian Macovei, MD, PhD

Open Neural Tube Defects, (NTDs). Myelomeningocele (MMC)

Oscar Guillermo Garcia Gonzalez, MD

The Future of Health & Medicine: Where Can Technology Take Us?

Daniel Kraft, MD



A Brief Presentation of the Forensic Medical Activity

Prof. George Cristian Curcă, MD, PhD

5 Easy Steps to Win a Hackathon

Stud. Esther Hallal

ABCs: Dermatoscopy - Why Do It?

Lect. Roxana Ioana Nedelcu, MD, PhD & Lect. Alice Brînzea, MD, PhD & Lorena Manea, MD & Gabriela Turcu, MD

Endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms and cerebral arteriovenous malformations

Lect. Răzvan Stănciulescu, MD, PhD

NALS - Neonatal Advanced Life Support

Senior Lecturer Cătălin Cîrstoveanu, MD, PhD

Telemedicine in the Era of COVID-19: home monitoring of cardiovascular patients

Oana Fronea, MD

The importance of nutrition in maintaining the health of the gut microbiota

Assoc. Prof. Maria Nițescu, MD, PhD

The need for a multidisciplinary approach in cancer patients

Maria-Alexandra Barbu, MD

Why Cardiology?

Lect. Ștefan Busnatu, MD, PhD


Prof. Ferdinand Rudolf Waldenberger, MD, PhD


Internal Medicine

Prof. Cristian Băicuș, MD, PhD

Inside the Mind of a Rheumatologist

Lect. Simona Caraiola, MD, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Asst. Lect. Octavian Munteanu, MD, PhD


Aortic valve sparing root replacement for aortic root aneurysm and severe aortic regurgitation

Assoc. Prof. Cătălin Constantin Badiu, MD, PhD & Maximilian Cristu MD

Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis of Distal Radius Fracture live operation

Prof. Philippe A. Liverneaux, MD, PhD


My 20 years in Liver Transplant

Prof. Yaman Tokat, MD, PhD

Innovation and progress in medicine. Is there a place for ethical concerns?

Prof. Ferdinand Rudolf Waldenberger, MD, PhD

How Do Cells Sense Oxygen? From the discovery of Enzymatic Sensors to clinical applications

Assoc. Prof. Mircea Ivan, MD, PhD

From Ebola to COVID19: Healthcare System Epidemic Preparedness & Response

Dr. Syra Madad, DHSc

Treatment of H. pylori in the era of antimicrobial stewardship

Prof. David Yates Graham, MD, PhD



Aesthetic Surgery for Children

Prof. Dan Mircea Enescu, MD, PhD

Basics in managing nosocomial infections

Assoc. Prof. Monica Țânțu, PhD

Emergency reduction and stabilization of fractures

Asst. Lect. Mark Pogărășteanu, MD, PhD

Finally Understanding Cardiac Arrhytmias

Mohamed Dardari, MD

How to write a scientific paper

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Habil. Camelia DIACONU

Practical issues on drug self-administration in adult allergic asthma

Assoc. Prof. Florin-Dan Popescu, MD, PhD

SARS-COV-2 Patient Management

Asst. Lect. Zaharia Dragos, MD, PhD

Sugar watchers: glucose monitoring in type 1 diabetic patients

Asst. Lect. Doina Andrada Mihai, MD, PhD

Worldwide novelties in the treatment of migraines - revolutionary treatments and devices

Bogdan Pană, MD


Infectious Diseases

Lect. Liana-Cătălina Gavriliu, MD, PhD


Ioan Mirea, MD


Asst. Lect. Cristian Toma, MD, PhD


ReLEx SMILE (Small Incision Lenticule Extraction)

Andrei Filip, MD, PhD

Mastering the surgical procedure of cleft lip and palate

Assoc. Prof. Radu-Iulian Spătaru, MD, PhD

Clinical Sciences LIVE Session

Starting at 08:00 GMT!

Fundamental Sciences LIVE Session

Starting at 08:00 GMT!

Surgical Sciences LIVE Session

Starting at 08:00 GMT!


And what if I was not only a surgeon?

Prof. Philippe A. Liverneaux, MD, PhD

Impossible Dreams: Everest and Eradicating Global Blindness

Prof. Geoffrey Craig Tabin, MD

The Incident Management System - How to manage a health emergency

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ronald St. John, MD, MPH

Pancreatic cancer - where are we now?

Prof. Claudio Bassi, MD, PhD



Acting on personality disorders

Ioan Mirea, MD

Asepsis and Antisepsis

Romanian Student Society of Surgery

Digestive Endoscopy and Colonoscopy


ENT Bundle: Why ENT? & ENT fibroscopy - from the anatomical basics to differential diagnosis

Asst. Lect. Alexandru Breazu, MD, PhD, Asst. Lect. Mihai Dumitru, MD, PhD, Lect. Daniela Vrînceanu, MD, PhD

ECG: “Real-Life” Diagnostic Value

Lect. Alice Brînzea, MD, PhD & Lect. Roxana Ioana Nedelcu, MD, PhD & Asst. Lect. Elena Bălășescu, MD, PhD

Hyaluronic Acid

Asst. Lect. Dragu Elena, MD, PhD

Introduction to mindfulness as a healthcare practice - for both medical staff and patients

Valérie Cioloş-Villemin, PhD

The importance of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of different pathologies

Ramona BICĂ, MD; Virgil IONESCU,MD

The knee from A to Z

Lect. Cosmin Panțu, MD, PhD

Why Paediatric Surgery?

Assoc. Prof. Radu-Iulian Spătaru, MD, PhD


Anesthesia and Intensive Care Unit

Asst. Lect. Emanuel Moisă, MD


Alina Tudorache, MD


Monica Albert, MD


The Microsurgical Treatment of Cervical Disc Herniation

Dan Suiaga, MD, PhD

Abdominal wall reconstruction by laparoscopic retromuscular access ”eTEP-TAR”after complex incisional hernia median and left flank

Victor Radu, MD, PhD


COVID-19 Transmission in Schools. A Critical Analysis

Prof. Alexandru Rafila, MD, PhD

Exponential Technology Calls For Exponential Medicine

Rafael J. Grossmann, MD

Negleted Tropical Diseases in the context of SARs-Cov-2 Pandemic

Prof. Fabiola da C. Nunes, D.V.M., PhD

Newborn Medical Emergencies

Assoc. Prof. Radu-Iulian Spătaru, MD, PhD & Lect. Cătălin Cîrstoveanu, MD, PhD

Why Be an Entrepreneur When You Could Just Be a Student?

Lect. Ștefan Busnatu, MD, PhD & Cosmin Dumitrache - Medic Chat & Mădălin Margan, MD, PhD - Oncochain & Ștefan Iarca - XVision



Autism Spectrum Disorders - Diagnosis Continuum for Early Age to Adulthood

Lect. Rad Florina, MD, PhD



From Theory to Practice, the Parent-Child-Doctor Relationship

Assoc. Prof. Tatiana Ciomartan, MD, PhD

Good Doctor. On and offline.

Ioana Răduca, Ana Moraru

Infertility: Diagnosis and Management.

Asst. Lect. Ruxandra Albu, MD, PhD

Pregnant BLS and emergency delivery simulation

LifeSim - CEDRU for LIFE

Psychological aspects in doctor – patient interaction and communication process

Diana Stanculeanu

Real-time PCR

Asst. Lect. Cristina Niculițe, PhD

Vincent van Gogh - between art and disease

Ioan Mirea, MD



Diana Savu, MD


Natalia Dima, MD


Urological Surgical Treatment - From Minimally Invasive to Open Surgery in the 21st Century

Prof. Viorel JINGA, MD, PhD and Asst. Lect. Cristian TOMA, MD, PhD Attending