Amrita EBUS Training Programme
EBUS Certified Training Programme
Duration: 3 Months.
Course Directors
DR. ARVIND PERATHUR

MD, AB (Pulm & Crit.), FCCP (USA)
Founder of ABIP & Chief of Interventional Pulmonology unit
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India

DR. TINKU JOSEPH

MD, DM (Pulm & Crit.), FCCP (USA),
Fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology Founder of ABIP & Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
Kochi, Kerala, India

Target audience: Pulmonologist and Thoracic Surgeons
Course Description: Pre requisite – Should be comfortable with basic bronchoscopy equipment and anatomy

This course is targeted towards bronchoscopy practitioners who want to acquire further skills in endobronchial ultrasonography. Procedures are done under moderate to deep sedation in the bronchoscopic suite and this would be a another skill that the candidate will learn during this course.


Competencies that will be assessed:

  • Theoretical knowledge of the anatomy
  • Understanding the equipment and handling the scope
  • Passing the scope safely into the airway and navigation
  • Understanding mediastinal anatomy and identifying stations
  • Loading the needle equipment and using a balloon
  • Making appropriate passes
  • How to prepare a specimen and concepts of rapid onsite evaluation

At the end of the course the candidate will be judged based on a simple post test before graduating.


For further information please contact

Amrita Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
Interventional Pulmonology Unit
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
Cochin, Kerala, India
Email: abipamrita@gmail.com
What’s App: +917034564871