WEO International School of EUS (WISE)


General information: The WEO International School of EUS (WISE) is a state-of-the-art EUS training program focused on teaching a specialized group of doctors in their early careers. WEO’s aim is to groom the selected trainees and to provide the necessary tools to become future leaders in the area of EUS. WEO is delighted to partner with the Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy for this important initiative. Under the direction of Professor Dong-Wan Seo and during the three modules of the one year program, WISE trainees will be exposed to the full spectrum of EUS training, from basic anatomy to interventional EUS. WISE courses will be comprised of lectures, case presentations and hands-on training using phantom and live animals, as well as observation of real human cases.

Three WISE modules are taking place as below, for further details please click on the dates:

Venue: The course will take place at the ASAN medical center in Seoul, South Korea, a renowned EUS hub. Here, an expert group of international trainers will ensure the quality of the training, with the help of first class lab facilities and advanced technical equipment.

Application for WISE course 2019 will open end of November 2018.


If you have any questions, please contact the WEO secretariat at

WISE Case Conference course

We are very glad to announce that we will enhance WISE program with the WISE Case Conference course.  Aim of the case conference is to increase the accessibility and discussion about interesting cases and difficult procedures in EUS. WEO trusts this activity will engage international experts to share their own experiences and best practices on how to perform EUS and manage patients with complex medical issues.

To find out when is the next WISE Case Conference course taking please, visit our Events page.