In the past 10 years, I have participated in the evolution of a large teaching public hospital in São Paulo (Brazil), Vila Nova Cachoeirinha Maternity Hospital. Since 2012 I have been part of a medical associate, first as a medical resident, then as a clinical practitioner of gynecological endoscopy unit. Initially, Vila Nova Cachoeirinha
Maternity Hospital was mainly an obstetric hospital, averaging 10,000 births per year.
Nowadays, it became a reference in gynecological endoscopy care and teaching in the city of São Paulo. The transition was slow and progressive. These efforts were led by Dr. Geraldo Nadai, gynecological endoscopy unit head physician in the hospital aforementioned, who made it possible acquire new equipments, increase the number of exams and surgeries, training medical residents to more complex procedures. Partnerships were made with world references in hysteroscopy, such as Luiz Cavalcanti (Brazil), Alfonso Arias (Venezuela) and Luca Mencaglia (Italy), and began to share their experience through courses and surgeries.
I invite all colleagues to participate April 30th, 2020, in the 12th Italian - Brazilian Gynecological Endoscopy Symposium at Vila Nova Cachoeirinha Maternity Hospital (Brazil). It will be a pleasure to welcome you to the Pre-Congress “Live Surgery” at Hospital Vila Nova Cachoeirinha Maternity Hospital and to share the experience of professors Luca, Arias, Attilio…