Courses

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

Course Approved by ALSGBI
Peritoneal Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: What you and your MDT need to know
March 1st, 2018

Contact Name

Education Events

Contact Email

education.events@christie.nhs.uk

Title of Course

Peritoneal Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: What you and your MDT need to know

Dates

Thursday 1st March 2018

Location (where known)

Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX

Provisional programme (please upload)

 

Course duration

1 day

CME points available (optional)

 

Course objectives

A study day for colorectal MDT teams to discuss the management of patients with peritoneal metastatic colorectal cancer

Methods of teaching

lectures

Target delegates

Oncologists, surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists, pathologists and senior trainees working within a colorectal multidisciplinary team

Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios

 

Level of experience of faculty members

 

Feedback forms (optional)

 

Cost of course per delegate

£40 Medics £20 Non-Medics £100 for a team of 5 participants


Course Approved by ALSGBI
Gastrointestinal Anastamosis workshop
March 1st, 2018

ICENI Centre, Colchester

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Course Approved by ALSGBI
Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision
March 13th to March 14th, 2018

2 day masterclass with cadaveric simulation

ICENI, Colchester

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Course Approved by ALSGBI
Advanced Laparoscopic Suturing Course
March 24th, 2018

Course Organisers – Mr Patrick Keating & Mr Ravindra
Date Saturday 24 March 2018 – 8.30 – 4.30 pm
Open to ST3 and above, Staff Grades & Consultants In any speciality who wish to refine their laparoscopic suturing skills
Venue – Surgical Simulation Centre, Chorley and District General Hospital (PR7 1PP)

Topics to be covered:
Intra-corporeal laparoscopic suturing – interrupted & continuous
Extra-corporeal knot tying
Knotless suturing
Intensive Practical Sessions
Personal tuition and feedback

Cost £250.00 - CPD points applied for


Course Approved by ALSGBI
The 2nd UK COLORECTAL ROBOTIC SURGERY CONFERENCE AND CADAVERIC COURSE
March 26th to March 27th, 2018

Contact Name

Louise Sore

Contact Email

louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk

Title of Course

The 2nd  UK COLORECTAL ROBOTIC SURGERY CONFERENCE AND CADAVERIC COURSE

Dates

26-27 March 2018

Location (where known)

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

Provisional programme (please upload)

Colorectal Programme V12.docx

Course duration

2 days

CME points available (optional)

Pending

Course objectives

This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience.  Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on Colorectal procedures using an XI Da Vinci robot

Methods of teaching

Didactic lectures and Cadaveric workshop

Target delegates

Surgical trainees to experienced consultants

Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios

 

Level of experience of faculty members

 

Feedback forms (optional)

 

Cost of course per delegate

£1200

Discounts for ALSGBI members? We would recommend a discount of 5 - 10% for delegates who are members of ALSGBI

10%


Course Approved by ALSGBI
Clinical leadership and management Courses for Surgical Specialities
May 21st to May 22nd, 2018

Two day courses
Enquiries health.cml@keele.ac.uk

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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
 


Course Approved by ALSGBI
Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery
July 9th to July 11th, 2018

Question Answer
Contact Name Milly Mistry
Contact Email milly.mistry@nhs.net
Title of Course Key Skills in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Dates 9th -& 11th July 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)  
Course objectives Suturing and knotting. Diagnostic laparoscopy. Laparoscopic appendectomy. Repair of a perforated ulcer. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Continuous suturing.
Methods of teaching This course is an intensive practical skills course with plenty of opportunity to practice in the laboratory, using high-quality laparoscopic equipment on bench-top models specifically designed for the course. Feedback and formative assessment is also provided to help each individual’s progress.
Target delegates CT1-2, ST3-4 and SAS Grades.
Faculty and faculty/ participant ratios Upper GI, colorectal & urology consultant laparoscopic surgeons.
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