The 1st Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ and UNLP, organized the 20th CEEA course for anesthetists on 29.11. - 1.12.2017. The main organizer of these courses implemented in Slovakia is Štefan Trenkler, M.D., PhD. from the 1st Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Medicine, who is the coordinator of the Slovak center of the Committee for European Education in Anaesthesiology (CEEA).
The course was attended by over 60 anesthetists from all over Slovakia. The main guest lecturer was prof. Kai Zacharowski from Frankfurt and the participants of the event welcomed the first lady of Czech anesthesiology, assoc.prof. Jarmila Drábková,M.D., CSc. from Prague. Although she graduated in 1958, despite her age, she still works at ward and also teaches and lectures. She was extremely enthusiastic talking about the future of the field, including robotics, nanotechnology, and artificial intelligence at the CEEA course.