ESRA Workshops

​4th ESRA Pain Cadaver Workshop

Date: 21-22 February, 2018

Innsbruck, Austria


Innsbruck University

Innrain 52, A-6020 Innsbruck


Unique and intimate hands-on learning experience. Lectures, practical sessions and stimulating discussions will be led by leading experts in the field of Pain Management.

This is a one-day intensive hands-on cadaver workshop offered to physicians to improve their skills in chronic block procedures. After expert lectures the workshop is focused on hands-on practice using fresh frozen human cadavers. Participants will acquire a sound knowledge of ultrasound imaging and needling techniques for interventional pain management techniques. ​

For booking accommodation in ESRA Workshop partner hotel, Grand Hotel Europa Innsbruck – please visit the hotel website and apply the promo code ESRAWS.


European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
An application will be made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) for CME accreditation of this event. The EACCME is an institution of the European ​Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS):

American Medical Association (AMA)
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. For more information, visit:


Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programmes. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organisation contributing to improving health outcomes by:


  • Championing best practice in CME/CPD
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events. 

​​Faculty will be published soon


The charming Austrian mountain town of Innsbruck is much more than a mere winter ski destination. It’s also a vibrant cosmopolitan city with more than 100,000 residents, and the capital of the stunning alpine region of Tyrol. Innsbruck does a superb job blending outdoor recreation with historic and cultural attractio​ns.​


​The Congress Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.


Registration fees in EUR. Fees apply to payments received prior to the indicated deadlines.


Early Registration

Up to and Including January 24, 2018

Late Registration

From January 25, 2018

Full Participant ESRA Members* € 575€ 575
Full Participant Non Members € 675€ 675
Combined Pain & Cadaver Workshop - ESRA Member€ 1,050€ 1,150
Combined Pain & Cadaver Workshop - Non- Member€ 1,100
€ 1,200

* ESRA Members who wish to benefit fro m the reduced registration rates must have renewed their membership for 2018 prior to registering to the Workshop.

Fees for Participants include:

  • Participation in all scientific sessions
  • Programme
  • Coffee breaks
  • Refreshments


Payment of registration fees (in EUR) can be made as follows:

By Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard or American Express.

By Bank Transfer:   Additional 30 Euro handling fee is required
Please make drafts payable to: 
Account Name: Kenes International "ESRA CAD Feb 2018 Con., Innsbruck"

Bank details: Credit Suisse Geneva, 1211 Geneva 70, Switzerland

Bank Code: 4835

Swift Address: CRESCHZZ80A

IBAN No: CH52 0483 5150 0934 9201 3

Account No: (in EUR):  1500934-92-13

* Bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid at source in addition to the registration and accommodation fees.
* Please make sure the name of the conference and the participant are stated on the bank transfer.

Registration will only be valid upon receipt of the full payment by the registration department according to the deadline indicated. An email confirming registration will only be sent after receipt of the required fees.

Outstanding payments will be collected on-site and charged the on-site rate. A copy of the bank transfer (or other proof of payment) will be required in the event that registration fees were not credited to the meeting account on time.


All cancellations must be emailed:
In case of cancellation at any stage, Bank transfer handling fee (30 Euro) will not be refunded - applicable to Bank transfer payment only.

  • Cancellations received until and including January 24, 2018 - full refund
  • Cancellations received between January 25 and February 12, 2018 - 50% will be refunded
  • As of February 13, 2018 – no refund will be made


Rue François-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva
Tel: +41 22 908 0488
Fax:+41 22 906 9140 

To view the scientific programme, click below.
*Updated on 30 October, 2018