Skip to main content

Free ESMINT Webinar: Robotics in INR

14 Oct 2022   Category/ies: Teaching

On Monday, 24 October 2022 from 5 PM – 6 PM CEST, we will host an ESMINT Webinar on Robotics in INR.

Webinar about Robotics in INR with Dr. Krings and Dr. Zelenak.

The webinar will be moderated by Dr. Jan-Hendrik Buhk (Hamburg, Germany). The speakers of the ESMINT webinar are Dr. Timo Krings (Toronto, Canada) and Dr. Kamil Zelenak (Martin, Slovakia).


This is a special ESMINT Webinar and is free of charge.

What is the webinar about?

The webinar is divided into two parts:

Potentials and current challenges in endovascular robotics

The topic of the presentation is Endovascular Robotics. Key message: Endovascular robotics – while an interesting emerging concept – still faces various challenges.


The speaker is Dr. Timo Krings, Neurointerventionalist from the Toronto Western Hospital in Toronto, Canada.

Your learning objectives

  • Ethical Challenges
  • Technical Challenges
  • Potentials

Robotic systems for INR – the current status and the future

The speaker is Dr. Kamil Zelenak from the Department of Radiology at the Comenius University’s Jessenius Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital in Martin, Slovakia.

Your learning objectives

  • To understand how to perform an INR procedure using a robotic system
  • To understand the current possibilities of robotic systems
  • To understand the future potential of robotic systems

About the speakers

Dr. Matthias Bechstein is Certified Neurosurgeon & Radiology Fellow and is working at the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany.

Dr. Vladimir Kalousek is working at KBC Sestre Milosrdnice in Zagreb, Croatia and is ESMINT Eastern Countries Committee (EastMINT) Chairman.


What to expect?

This ESMINT webinar provides you with the opportunity to meet experts, who will share their experience, practice, and way of thinking regarding everyday challenges in the field of neurointerventions with you.

The webinar will be an interactive live transmission. All participants will be able to ask questions via the online chat function.