Myoma's Challenge in front of Fertility Surgery

International Workshop with Live Surgery Sessions

13-14 Sep 2019

Sofia, Bulgaria


Don't miss this exciting new event organised by The International School of Laser Gynecology and Nadezhda Women's Health Hospital!

Event program

* Fertility-sparing myoma treatments - mission possible
* Before IVF: to operate or to wait?
* Does myomectomy improve fertility?
* Hysteroscopy vs. Laparoscopy: are these in opposition?
* Conservative treatments vs surgery
* Innovation in surgery: new techniques

* Talks by internationally renowned experts
* Live surgery demonstrations
* Interactive discussions and quiz sessions
* A great social event
* Industry expo

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Invited speakers

Prof. Attilio Di Spiezio SardoItaly

Invited Speaker & Surgeon

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Dr. Andreas ThurkowThe Netherlands

Invited Speaker & Surgeon

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Prof. Sergio HaimovichSpain / Israel

Invited Speaker & Surgeon

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Registration form

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If you want to be put on a waiting list, please contact the Organising Committee at

Event venue

Nadezhda Women's Health Hospital

3, BLaga vest St.
Krasna polyana district
1330 Sofia | Bulgaria

The event will be held at the Conference Rooms of Nadezhda Women's Health Hospital, with two-way Live streaming from operating theaters, allowing participants and surgeons to communicate during surgery.

The meeting facilities feature high-end multimedia equipment for optimal speaker & participant experience. Video and audio from talks and operations is streamed also on screen in foyer, so that you can grab a coffee without missing anything.

During events we provide additional amenities for participants, like free high speed wireless internet, computer/printer equipment, a luggage locker room, nursing/prayer room, open air smoking spots, personalized dietary options, and of course our dedicated hospitality desk for on-site support and assistance for anything from booking a taxi to the airport to advice on city sightseeing.

Call us directly

+ 359 882412828


3, Blaga Vest Street

Krasna Poliana District
1330 Sofia, Bulgaria


Traveling to Bulgaria

Bulgaria is an EU member state, located in the South-Eastern part of Europe, on the Balkan peninsula. Sofia has regular connecting flights to all major European airports. Official language is Bulgarian, of the Slavic family, but you will find most local people speak some English.

Local currency is Lev (1 BGN is approx. 0,51 EUR / 0,58 USD). DO NOT exchange currency at the airport. Card payment is accepted almost everywhere, and if you still need some change, you can withdraw from the cash terminal round the corner.

NB! If you are traveling from outside the EU, please check below if you will need a visa to enter Bulgaria, and what are the visa requirements.In case you will need a visa, please mark the corresponding checkbox during registration so that we can provide assistance with invitation papers you will need to present.

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Sofia City

Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, will surprise you with its unique blend of rich historical heritage and modern culture.

Few other places offer so many layers of history within walking distance in the very heart of the city.

Do plan a spare day to enjoy the city - while you walk through the eclectic mic of ancient and medieval sights, neighbouring communist-era buildings, you can do your shopping and dine at one of hundreds of cozy and stylish restaurants. Sofia has a vibrant night life, offering clubs and live acts to suit virtually any taste.

The free Sofia walking tour is a great opportunity to explore the highlights of the city in less than an hour, check it out below!

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Event Partner Hotel

Hotel Festa Sofia**** is the official eventpartner hotel, offering preferential rates for participants.

An elegant business hotel that offers stylishly furnished rooms, business services, two restaurants and elegant bars and special care for its guests.

The hotel is situated in one of the most rapidly developing areas of Sofia - Bulgaria Blvd. and offers easy access to the city center. Festa Sofia is near the National Museum of History, Boyana Church of AD 1259 and Vitosha national park.

The hotel has a short and convenient commute to Nadezhda Hospital (15 min drive), and one of the popular shopping centres is within walking distance.

Event participants please quote code NAD2019 at reservation time to book your stay with a special disount.

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Media and updates

11 Sep 2019

Final Program available now!

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20 Aug 2019

Meet the Faculty: Dr. Andreas Thurkow Talks

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Event Compliant with Medtech Europe Code of Ethical Business Practice

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01 Aug 2019

Meet the Faculty: Prof. Di Spiezio Sardo Talks

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26 Jun 2019

Program Highlights - see the video!

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Preliminary Program Published

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17 Jul 2019

Meet the Faculty: Prof. Haimovich Talks

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Past events

Building bridges between assisted reproduction and infertility treatment and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery - hysteroscopy and laparoscopy

Mini-Symposium with Live Surgery Sessions

With Prof. Ceana Nezhat, Prof. Sergio Haimovich, Dr. Milan Milenkovic, and Dr. Ellis Downes

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2019 17 - 19 Jan

About Nadezhda

Nadezhda Women's Health Hospital is a modern medical establishment with a strong profile in obstetrics and gynecology, including assisted reproduction, gynecological endoscopy, maternal-fetal medicine, oncogynecology, fertility preservation. Nadezhda serves thousands of ob/gyn patients per year, and is currently one of the largest women's health hospitals in the region.

Nadezhda Hospital is a clinical training base of Varna Medical Universty in Ob/Gyn, Neonatology, and Medical Oncology.

Since Nov 2018, the hospital is an EBCOG-accredited training centre in Obstetrics and gynecology.

Since May 2019, Nadezhda Hospital serves as the primary training center of the International School of Laser Gynecology, led by Prof. Sergio Haimovich.

Interested in SPONSORSHIP or EXHIBITION OPTIONS? Contact us via e-mail at


Our partners

The International School of Laser Gynecology
MERCK Bulgaria
ITService Bulgaria