PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS - 9th November 2016 

 

All workshops will be held at the The Weston Education Centre. King's College Hospital, 10 Cutcombe Road, ondon, SE5 9RJ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pelvic Floor Assessment - 3D US & HRM anophysiology* - Sponsored by BK Medical

 

Faculty: 

 

09:00 - 09:10 Welcome 
09:10 - 09:30 When to consider pelvic floor tests?
09:30 - 10:15 Anophysiology testing and interpretation of tests 
10:00 - 10:15 Questions

 

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee break

 

10:45 - 11:00 MMS HRM System (Ardmore)
11:00 - 11:15 3D US Ststem (BK Medical)
11:15 - 11:45 US assessment of the anal canal 
11:45 - 12:30 Beyond the anus - Endorectal US


12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

 

13:30 - 16:00 Case presentations

 

 

 

Abdominal Wall Surgery Workshop* - Sponsored by Medtronics & Acelity/HC21 

 

Faculty:  

 

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome

09:15 - 09:30 Regeneration versus repair 
09:30 - 09:45 Biologics materials clinical indications and evidence 
09:45 - 10:00 Overview of the abdominal wall anatomy 

10:00 - 10:20 Advances in hernia management - Medtronics
10:20 - 10:35 Question time

 

10:35 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:15 Simple abdominal wall hernias & options of management 

11:15 - 11:45 Component separation and advanced AWR techniques  
11:45 - 12:00 Managing the open abdomen 

12:00 - 12:15 Soft tissure management 
12:15 - 12:35 Advances in wound management - Acelity/HC21 - Dr Emma Wright, Acelity
12:35 - 12:50 Question time

12:50 - 14:00 Lunch

 

14:00 - 16:00 Practical sessions

 

 

 

 

Advanced Laparoscopic Dry-lab Skills Training* - Sponsored by Olympus

 

Faculty:  Mr Philippe Grange, General Surgeon, Urologist and Educator, Mr Asif Haq, Laparoscopic and Colorectal surgeon, Mr Collins Ekere, Surgical simulation fellow ST3 general surgery, Mr Rob Gray, Laparoscopic fellow ST7, Ms Teresa Scott FY1 lap skills facilitator 

 

09:00 - 17:00 

 

Lunch break 12:30 - 13:30

 

7 simulation training stations from basic part-task refresher to advanced techniques

 

Delegates rolling 45’ training 15’ break between 9 am and 5 pm, 1 hour lunch break!

 

Skills training - Extracorporeal knot, Szabo knot, Vascular injury repair, Spaghetti knot, Single-port techniques, 

TEMS, Overstitch - All from a fantastic facaulty!

 

 

 

 

Robotic Surgical Course* - Sponsored by Intuitive 

 

Faculty:  

 

09:00-17:00

 

Course will cover:

 

Brief overview of the Da Vinci Robotic system including

  • Basic Robotic set-up

  • Overview of the different components

  • Port Placement

  • Docking

  • Instruments and Insertion

  • Instrument changes 

 

Complete surgeon console/operating skills workshop with 2 skills drills stations (one on the simulator and one on the actual system) and 4 participants at a time rotating and supporting each other.

 

Opportunity to watch some robotic video and in-depth discussion with Intuitive Reps

 

* : workshop program subjet to change

Not sure we can use the patient model at the WEC…

Credits to Romain Pizzi, with permission