GASTROINTESTINAL 'OPEN' STAPLING WORKSHOP COURSE
On behalf of the International University of Colon And Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS) and King’s College London (KCL) we would like to invite you to attend an intensive and interactive one day hands-on course which first established in November 2010 at King's College Hospital for doctors who have begun their basic surgical training or are at the early stages of their specialist surgical training.
The course will provide you with ample opportunity to practice various forms of gastrointestinal stapled anastomosis in a safe environment.
As the course will be financially supported by Ethicon, this exciting and rewarding course is being offered for a nominal fee of £35.
Please note: If you complete an online application to join the The International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS) by 14th February 2016, the registration fee of $50 will be covered by us.
Date: 4th February 2016
Fee: £35 (PLEASE SEE NOTES BELOW)
Venue: King's College Hospital, London, SE5 9RS
Status: Available places
Course Convenor: Mr Joseph Nunoo-Mensah
Course Administrator: Charles Everard
Level: CT1 - ST3/4
The course consists of three main areas: (1) principles of gastrointestinal stapling (2) demonstration of anastomosis (3) hands-on performance of various types of anastomosis.
There is a full copy of the program in pdf on this page on the left.
Hand on practice
Assessment with personal feedback
Duration 1 day
Certificate of completion (if successful!)