Post Graduate Diploma of Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia

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Organized by The university of Montpellier – France
in partnership with Faculty of Medicine, Seoul - Korea and VinMec International Hospital – Hanoi - Vietnam


The Value

This the 1st International Diploma of Regional Anesthesia Analgesia in the world delivered by the French University of Montpellier (France) recognized in Europe.

These programs has been created through the cooperation of an established world team of physicians passionate about Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia techniques providing opioid free analgesia under the direction of Professor Xavier Capdevila and his team.

Students will be registered in the record system of Montpellier University.

350 Anesthesiologists from 29 countries graduated since 9 years
10th batch – 2nd Asian batch !


This program offers :

• 68 Lectures by key opinion leader speakers
• 28 Workshops Hands on models with premium US machines
• 11 Video-conferences with Montpellier’s University
• 2 days of Clinical cases management discussion
• 5 days of Clinical attachment

– The attendance is mandatory to all the sessions and workshops –

All the programs are in English

Schedule 2020

Session 1: January 2020 – Hanoi – Vietnam – (16,17,18,19)
VinMec International Hospital – Hanoi

Session 2: February 2020 – Hanoi – Vietnam – (20, 21, 22, 23)
VinMec International Hospital – Hanoi

Session 3: April 2020 – Seoul – South Korea – (2, 3, 4, 5)
Korea University Seoul

Final Exam: 20 of June 2020 – Seoul – South Korea
Korea University Seoul

Final Program of the Diploma

Please find the latest version of the Program (released on the 11th october 2019).

Educational Material

• Access to the library of the University of Montpellier for 1 year
• PDF of the speakers’ slides
• Analgesia pathways per surgery
• Check lists for Material
• Check lists for Block performance
• Information booklet for nurses
• Report of regional anesthesia (Block performance and follow up)
• Copy of the written exams of the 5 previous years

Directors of Diploma


Xavier Capdevila

(M.D. - Ph.D.) - Professor in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Lapeyronie University Hospital & Montpellier School of Medicine - France


Olivier Choquet


CHU Montpellier


Philippe B Macaire

(M.D) - Director of Anesthesiology and Pain Management

VinMec Healthcare System


Pre Registration

• Option 1:
Connect to Diploma Regional Anesthesia & Analgesia and pre-register on line,
Kate (Diploma Coordinator) will contact you within 48h.

• Option 2:
Send an e-mail to Kate Diploma coordinator

Documents needed
Please Note Registration must respect the last name and first name of your passport

• Copy in english of your doctorate in medicine
• Copy in English of your MD in anesthesiology or your residency in anesthesiology
• A clear copy of your passport
• Your Picture (Passport format)
• The Registration form completed (Kate can help you if needed) to download on or sent to your email by Kate.

Visa for Vietnam & South Korea

• You must check if you need a visa for Vietnam or South Korea
• We can send you an invitation letter if necessary.

RAA Diploma 2020- Presentation (PDF)