Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

The seminars of the School of Medicine and Surgery 2019-2020  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Roberto Leone
Roberto Leone
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
1° semestre, 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

To provide students of the Degree in Medicine and Surgery as well as those of the Health Professions the position of the School of Medicine on topics of health that arouse debate and controversy in the Society. The topics covered in the 5 seminars are chosen from those proposed by the students themselves.


Tuesday 22 October h 17.30
Health in prison populations: legal and health care aspects
Dr. Camillo Smacchia1, Dr.ssa Elisa Vermiglio2
1UOS Dipartimentale per la Sanità Penitenziaria, ULSS 9 Scaligera;
2Dipartimento di Diagnostica e Sanità Pubblica, Università di Verona

Tuesday 19 November h 17.30
Robotic technology in surgery: present, and future
Prof. Paolo Fiorini1, Dr. Simone Giacopuzzi2,
1Dipartimento di Informatica;
2Dipartimento di Scienze chirurgiche, odontostomatologiche e materno infantili

Tuesday 25 February h 17.30
Religion, Patients, and Medical Ethics
Prof. ssa Alessandra Cordiano1, Dr.ssa Lucia Busatta2
1Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche, Università di Verona;
2Dipartimento di Diritto Pubblico, Università di Padova

Tuesday 24 March h 17.30
The role of diagnostic imaging in the modern medicine
Prof. Mirko D'Onofrio
Dipartimento di Diagnostica e Sanità Pubblica, Università di Verona

Tuesday 21 April h 17.30
Myths and facts about vaccines for children
Prof. Angelo Pietrobelli
Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche. Odontostomatologiche e Materno Infantili, Università di Verona

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Nessuno Per questa attività non sono necessari/disponibili libri di testo 2019

Assessment methods and criteria

To acquire 1 CFU it is necessary to take part in four seminars
For the presence of the students of Medicine and Surgery will be use the app. system.
For other students the attendance will be recorded in the specific form, which can be collected at the concierge desk of "Lente Didattica" or print out (see below Materiale Didattico)

Teaching aids


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