Covidien is now Medtronic Minimally Invasive Therapies


About PACE

Covidien’s Professional Affairs & Clinical Education Team is committed to enrich the clinical community and enhance patient outcomes through training healthcare professionals on the safe and effective use of Covidien’s devices utilizing procedural and evidence based medical education activities.

Covidien is committed to supporting a wide variety of clinical education programs for Clinicians, Surgeons, Interventionalists, Nurses, Allied health personnel, Fellows, Residents and other members of the healthcare profession.

  • A history of over 40 years of advanced medical training
  • Multifaceted, comprehensive training programs at global facilities
  • Partnerships with leading medical institutions and professional societies to provide state of the art learning objectives

Post Graduate Courses

Covidien offers a wide variety of custom post graduate training to accommodate all clinical skill levels.

Covidien Master Classes are designed for practicing healthcare professionals and medical staff to introduce or enhance knowledge as well as learn the safe and effective use of our products.

Covidien also partners with leading medical institutions around the world to provide state of the art learning experiences.

Allied Health Programs

Covidien is committed to supporting a variety of advanced continuing education programs and site visit opportunities available to Registered Nurses (RNs) and Clinical Technologists.

All of the programs are continuing education activities sponsored by various accreditation companies in which registered nurses and surgical technologists receive contact hours for their participation.

Advanced Training

Covidien's Advanced Training Program has been established to provide opportunities for surgeons to receive the clinical and technical training they may require in order to perform advanced minimally invasive surgery procedures, such as laparoscopic gastric bypass and laparoscopic colon surgery.

Opportunities include:

  • Clinical Immersions
  • Mentorships
  • Mini-Fellowships