Wednesday 20 March 2013
This course is aimed at Gynaecological Oncology Consultants and subspecialty trainees and Specialist Trainees who have an interest in Gynaecological Oncology. The courses will address how to start a sentinel node service and the nuclear medicine aspects of the procedure. Techniques of sentinel node detection in cervical and vulval cancer will be presented, utilising the Gamma probe and blue dye injection. The course will demonstrate open and laparoscopic techniques of sentinel node detection in vulval and cervical cancer. Lectures will include video presentation and there will be live demonstration surgery in the afternoon.
Course Fee: £390
Wednesday 26th June 2013
This course is aimed at Gynae-oncology Consultants, Unit Lead for Gynae-oncology, Subspecialty Fellows in Gynae-oncology and Registrars with a specialist interest in gynecological oncology. The course will cover video presentation and live surgery of the laparoscopic surgical management of endometrial cancer including LAVH/TLH with laparoscopic lymphadenectomy and sentinel node detection for endometrial cancer.
Videos of robotic hysterectomy for endometrial cancer and pelvic lymphadenectomy will also be presented and with discussion of the latest surgical trials and the place of lymphadenectomy in the management of endometrial cancer.
Course Fee: £250
This course is aimed at Consultants, SPRs nurses and allied health professionals (AHPs).
The course will address all types of laparoscopic hysterectomies, anatomy and safety issues related to these surgical procedures.
Lectures will include video presentations and there will be live demonstration surgery in the afternoon. There will be a special break out session for nurses and allied health professional (AHPs) covering important issues regarding equipment for Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and theatre set up.
Course Fee: £490
For Trainees, Consultants and Theatre Practitioners
For Trainees and Consultants