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The Difficult Airway Masterclass

The Difficult Airway Masterclass

Bachelorclass for Referents in Difficult Intubation Techniques

September 8 and 9, 2023 in Algiers

Welcome to The Difficult Airway Masterclass! Club Anesthésie is thrilled to announce its next event, the Bachelorclass des référents aux techniques d’intubation difficiles, which will be held on September 8 and 9, 2023 in Algiers. This specialized masterclass is designed specifically for anesthesia and resuscitation professionals who are eager to enhance their expertise in difficult intubation techniques.

At The Difficult Airway Masterclass, we are committed to delivering comprehensive knowledge and practical skills that will significantly contribute to your ability to manage challenging intubation scenarios with confidence.

Event Details

  • Date: September 8 and 9, 2023
  • Location: Algiers
  • Target Audience: all healthcare providers tasked with management of the difficult and failed airway:
    -Specialist anesthesiologists.
    -Critical care specialists.
    -Emergency physicians or senior trainees with advanced airway management skills.
    -Emergency room physicians and respiratory therapy and paramedical. personnel responsible for emergency airways.
    -Pediatric critical care specialists.
    -Pediatric anesthesiologist.
  • This course is intended for local, national, and international audience
  • Accreditation Statement
    “The The Difficult Airway Masterclass, ALGIERS, Algeria, 08/09/2023-09/09/2023 has been
    accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with
    16 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit
    that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”
    “Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American
    Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA
    Category 1 Credits
    . Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be
    found at www.amaassn.org/education/earncreditparticipationinternationalactivities.
    “Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for
    ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the
    Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”

Highlights of the Masterclass:

  • Insightful sessions led by renowned international experts in airway management
  • Interactive workshops and hands-on training using advanced mannequins
  • Focused sessions on Cricothyroidotomy, Fibro-intubation, airway ultrasound, videolaryngoscopy, and oxygenation techniques
  • Opportunities for networking and knowledge exchange with fellow professionals
  • Cutting-edge techniques and innovative approaches for handling difficult intubation cases

The Difficult Airway Masterclass is dedicated to empowering anesthesia and resuscitation professionals with the latest techniques and skills required to overcome challenges in intubation. We firmly believe that this masterclass will significantly enhance the quality of patient care in difficult intubation situations.

We encourage all anesthesia and resuscitation professionals who are passionate about advancing their skills to attend this exceptional event. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn from esteemed international speakers and expand your knowledge in the field.

Join us at The Difficult Airway Masterclass on September 8 and 9, 2023 in Algiers. Stay tuned for further updates on the program and registration details, which will be announced soon.

We look forward to welcoming you to this prestigious masterclass!



08-09 September 2023 ALGIERS

08 September

07H30-08H30 Registration and Welcome of participants

08H30-08H45 Anatomy applied to airway management. Dr Baili Sofiane

08H4509H00 Preoperative assessment and predictive criteria for difficult intubation.Dr Bouhoreira


09H00-09H15 Control of preoxygenation and oxygenation during intubation. Dr Mokhtari

09H1509H30 State of the Art in 2023 of Algorithms and Decision Making . Dr Ynineb Yacine


09H30-09H45  Role of ultrasound in airway management.  Dr Bouarroudj Noreddine


09H45-10H00  Sedation and anesthesia of difficult intubation. Dr Ynineb Yacine


WORKSHOPS AND HANDS-ON on mannequins: FROM 10H00 TO 18H00 – Cricothyroidotomy. -Fibro-intubation. -Airway ultrasound. -Videolaryngoscopes. -Oxygenation.

09 September

08h00-08h15 Management of Altered Airways Dr Baili Sofiane

08h15-08h30 Pediatric specificities. Dr Dehdouh Abdelkader 

08h30-08h45 Obstetric specificities. Dr Benmouhoub

08h45-09h00 Psycho-technical crisis Management  Dr Bouhoreira

09h00-09-15 Supraglottic devices    Dr Mokhtari


09h15-09h30 Cricothyroidotomy.  Dr Mokhtari


09h30-09h45 Fibro-assisted intubation. Dr Ynineb Yacine



WORKSHOPS AND HANDS-ON on mannequins: FROM 10H00 TO 17H00 -Front of the Neck Airway Approach. -Igel and Fastrach laryngeal masks. -Multimodal approach of the airway-Role playing and simulations -Single Lung Ventilation