Education | June 11th, 2024

European School of Neonatology (ESN) pre-congress courses & workshops at EAPS 2024

A warm invitation to join us in Vienna, Austria

We are delighted to announce 6 European School of Neonatology (ESN) hands on courses scheduled on the pre-congress day, Thursday, October 17, prior to the start of the 10th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS), and 5 hands on workshops that will run in parallel to the congress sessions from October 18-20.


ESN pre-congress courses and workshops are open to any medical professional who supports the aims of the European Society for Paediatric Research (ESPR). Trainees of the ESN pre-congress courses receive European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) points for their participation:

Half-day course: 0.25 ECTS points.
1-day course: 0.5 ECTS points.
2-day course: 1 ECTS point.

At the end of the congress, you will be rewarded with a course certificate. All ECTS points accumulated through attending ESN educational offers or by attending courses from partner organisations can be counted towards obtaining a degree from the ESN, such as the Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Neonatology.

To find out more and see the detailed course programmes, please click here.

About the ESN

The European School of Neonatology (ESN) equips medical professionals with the necessary knowledge, skills, competences, and attitudes required to practise high-quality neonatal medicine tailored to their local clinical setting. Taking into account principles of evidence-based medicine, ESN programming joins theory and practice so that medical professionals can effectively practise Neonatology at all levels of care. Amongst the ESN offers are a Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Neonatology, a Master of Science (MSc) in Neonatology, Special Courses and Training, and the free Lecture series 'Perspectives on Effective Neonatology'. Find out more.