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Advanced Laparoscopy Workshop

Introduction

In the last 20 years, Minimally-Invasive Surgery (MIS) has expanded from its niche area to join the mainstream of most surgical specialties. In fact, MIS procedures have become the preferred choices in gallbladder, colorectal and bariatric surgery; and indeed MIS is even making inroads into traditional bastions of open surgery such as transplant, cardiac and orthopedic surgery. Surgical training in the 21st century would be incomplete without formal teaching and structured guidance in the technique of MIS procedures. This workshop will allow participants to practice and enhance their laparoscopic skills.

Course Objectives

This Advanced Laparoscopy Workshop serves as an advanced training platform for trainees to hone their laparoscopic skills and procedures under guided supervision. At the end of the workshop, trainees will be able to acquire knowledge of advanced laparoscopic techniques and demonstrate competency in the application of such techniques in laparoscopic surgical procedures (under guided supervision).

Who Should Attend

 • R3 Residents in General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Cardiothoracic and Surgery-In-General & Surgical Specialties (Urology) programs
 • Refresher workshop for junior specialists who seek to gain familiarity with the laparoscopy fundamentals
          
*Prerequisite for the course (Basic Laparoscopy Workshop)
 
Course Date
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Registration closing date: 19 March 2018

Time
8:00am – 5:00pm
 
Course Fees:
S$406.60 (GST Inclusive) (After 80% Subsidy from Surgery ACP)
           

Venue
Procedural Skills Lab 1B & 1C
Level B1, Academia
20 College Road
Singapore 169856

Registration
To register, please email the following information to sims.sssc@singhealth.com.sg -

Name:
(Name indicated above will be reflected in the certificate upon course completion)
Institution:
Department/Designation/Residency Year(if applicable):
MCR No/Identification No:
Address:
Tel:
E-mail:

Please read the Terms & Conditions carefully before registering. By registering, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to the Terms & Conditions set out below:

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Any cancellation or replacement must be conveyed to the Organiser in writing. 50% of the fee will be levied as cancellation charges if the cancellation is made before the closing date. There will be no refund if the cancellation is made thereafter.

The Organiser reserves the right to cancel the workshop and fully refund the participants should unforeseen circumstances necessitate it.

In line with the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA), please note that we have updated our SingHealth Data Protection Policy, a copy of which is available at http://www.singhealth.com.sg/pdpa. Hard copies are also available on request.


 

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