The Hôpitaux Universitaires and the Geneva Stroke Centre department performed around 700 intracranial procedures including 200 aneurysms, AVM’S, fistulas and 200 Acute Ischemic Stroke events.

Since 2007 Dr Paolo Machi, Dr Andrea Rosi and the team have performed several AIS interventions yearly, which results in a cumulative experience of more than 1,000 Mechanical Thrombectomies performed.

Geneva is the 2nd largest city of Switzerland and is the 2nd home of the United Nations Office. It is located at the west-end of the lake of Geneva. The city has a rich cultural heritage, with more than 40% of its inhabitants coming from abroad.


For the Stroke Academy Module 6 (On-site), three participants will be completing their clinical immersion at this center for a duration of 4 days.

Arrival is on the evening prior to the first day.

Departure on day four of the program after 16:00.


Learners must have completed all modules leading up to this session in order to participate in the clinical immersion.


For available dates, please refer to the course agenda or contact your Medtronic representative.