Events

events in september 2021
Friday
03
Sep

CTEC’s Core Skills: Intermediate Laparoscopic Skills Workshop

This highly practical one day workshop covers the most efficient techniques for laparoscopic intra and extracorporeal knot tying and intracorporeal suturing.

It will increase technical skills in two handed operative techniques and the ability to tie intra and extra corporeal knots.  Practical sessions feature a dedicated work station for each participant, with assistance provided by a medical student camera operator.

Suitable For:

Service Registrars, Surgical Trainees and Consultants. 

Workshop Content:

The workshop will focus on the following tasks:

  • Passing a ligature
  • Extracorporeal knot tying
  • Intracorporeal suturing – placing sutures
  • Intracorporeal knot tying
  • Formation and use of endoloop

Practical Animal Tissue Based Surgical Skill Stations:

Participants will undertake the following procedures:

  • Laparoscopic suturing of enterotomies
  • Laparoscopic appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic assisted gastrostomy

This workshop utilises a range of animal tissue and synthetic models for the practical skill stations. The workshop will also feature case scenarios and discussions, whilst also allowing sufficient time to practise skills.

CPD Approvals:

RACS CPD Program reapproval will be sought for 2021.

Time:

08.15am to 05.00pm

Location:

CTEC, The University of Western Australia, Perth

Further information and registrations:

Please click here to view CTEC's website for further information and to register.

CTEC Contact:

John Linehan CTEC Senior Course Coordinator
P +61 8 6488 8049
E john.linehan@uwa.edu.au
ctec.uwa.edu.au

Monday
06
Sep

QLD Core Course Program

Topics

  • Blunt and penetrating chest injury
  • Thoracotomy for trauma

This event will be delivered as a live stream.

For further information please contact:

Rachel Craddock
Queensland Regional Executive Officer
P +61 427 148 304
E rachel.craddock@generalsurgeons.com.au

Tuesday
07
Sep

WA WARTS session

Time & Location

1.30pm-5.30pm
RACS, Ground Floor, 216 Stirling Highway, Claremont, WA

For further information please contact:

Karen Clark
Education & Hospital Inspection Coordinator (SA/WA)
P +61 8 8274 3791
E karen.clark@generalsurgeons.com.au

 
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