Courses

These are various courses taking place throughout Great Britain at various centres:

Course Approved by ALSGBI
12th Laparoscopic Inguinal hernia repair workshop
September 27th to September 28th, 2017

Contact Name S Balchandra
Contact Email Srinivasan.Balchandra@dbh.nhs.uk
Title of Course 12th Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair workshop
Dates 27/28th September 2017
Location (where known) Bassetlaw Hospital, Worksop, S81 0BD
Provisional programme (please upload) 12th Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair Workshop- flyer and programme.docx
Course duration 2 days
CME points available (optional)  
Course objectives Demonstrate “live” Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair, TAPP & TEP - “Hands on” operating under supervision of Faculty# - Accelerate learning curve in laparoscopic hernia repair  - Emphasis on safe, cost effective and durable techniques - Personal, detailed & constructive feedback on technique with “tips &tricks”
Methods of teaching drylab + live demonstation + "hands-on" operating
Target delegates 8-10
Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios 3 Faculty, ratio 1:3
Level of experience of faculty members  
Feedback forms (optional) Lap Hernia Repair Workshop-feedback.docx
Cost of course per delegate Free
 


Course Approved by ALSGBI
Clinical Leadership and Management Course for Surgical Specialties
November 6th to November 8th, 2017

Our well established and highly rated Keele courses are run over three days and are intended for Specialty Trainees in their penultimate or final years of training; trainees at an earlier stage may also be interested. They are also open to SAS doctors wishing to prepare for a consultant position. Courses are specialty-based and satisfy the curriculum requirements for acquiring management and leadership skills to complete training.
 
Our courses will prepare participants for the transition from training to independent specialist practice at consultant level, introducing them to contemporary concepts of leadership and management, as well as offering insights into the consultant appointment process. The sessions are themed and linked to the new Healthcare Leadership Model. The programme design includes interactive presentations from policy experts, personal development consultants and other senior people experienced in the particularly specialty.
 
More information and a booking form can be found at the following link:
 
http://www.keele.ac.uk/cml/courseinformation/specialtytrainees/


Course Approved by ALSGBI
King's Live 2017
November 10th to November 12th, 2017

Endoscopic diagnosis and lesion recognition course
Hands on ESD and POEM workshops
2 days live endoscopy from 5 rooms
International experts performing live endoscopic surgery

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Course Approved by ALSGBI
3rd Northern Laparoscopic and Robotic GI Video Symposium
November 17th, 2017

This is the 3rd Northern Laparoscopic and Robotic GI Symposium for all staff working within the field of laparoscopic and robotic Gastro-Intestinal and Bariatric Surgery.

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Please see attached flyer for this FREE TO ATTEND symposium

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Course Approved by ALSGBI
Laparoscopic Colorectal Train the Trainers Course (LAPCO TT)
January 22nd to January 23rd, 2018

Question Answer
Contact Name Shirley Crook
Contact Email shirley.crook@christie.nhs.uk
Title of Course Laparoscopic Colorectal Train the Trainers Course (LAPCO TT)
Dates 22nd - 23rd January 2018
Location (where known) Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Provisional programme (please upload) DELEGATE PROGRAMME 2018 - Provisional.doc
Course duration 2 days
CME points available (optional)  
Course objectives The course provides the necessary tools to improve individuals as trainers through adopting suitable coaching styles. This course is not intended to teach LAPCO skills, although you may benefit from discussing different methods and approaches
Methods of teaching Practical, small group sessions in the skills laboratory, live operative coaching lessons and discussions from the core of the course. You will be expected to work in pairs or small groups in both simulated and realistic settings. You will also be offered the chance to demonstrate your coaching skills during the live operative sessions on the second day.
Target delegates Colorectal Consultant Surgeons
Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios  
Level of experience of faculty members  
Feedback forms (optional)  
Cost of course per delegate £695
 


Course Approved by ALSGBI
Key Skills in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
June 5th to June 6th, 2018

Question Answer
Contact Name Milly Mistry
Contact Email milly.mistry@nhs.net
Title of Course Key Skills in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Dates 5th & 6th June 2018
Location (where known) Royal Derby Hospital
Provisional programme (please upload) Approval Programme Key Skills June 2018.doc
Course duration 2 days
CME points available (optional) 12
Course objectives We have developed specific animal models to teach Key Skills of Laparoscopic Dissection, Suturing & Anastomosis (stapled & handsewn). Participants can relate these skills directly to live operating during the course.
Methods of teaching Pre course DVD, short Lectures, wet lab animal model laparoscopic skills training, live operating
Target delegates Relevant to ST3 & above colorectal, upper GI & urology trainees
Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios Upper GI, colorectal & urology consultant laparoscopic surgeons.  Ratio of 1 faculty to 4 participants
Level of experience of faculty members Faculty members are all specialist laparoscopic surgeons in their own field. They are all trainers in laparoscopic surgery, several holding qualifications in medical education
Feedback forms (optional)  
Cost of course per delegate £250.00