The 2008 course included a distance learning
component (8 comprehensive modules and clinical cases) and a 3 day
residential course which was held in Rome in October 2008.
A total of 78 delegates from 27 countries
participated in the event and 51 of them completed both the online
and the residential parts. Access to the online courses was limited
to registered participants till December 2008. A CD-ROM containing
all presentations was distributed during the meeting.