CONFERENCE, WORKSHOPS & HANDS-ON TRAINING
 
   
   
 
   

BARIATRIC SURGERY - CME HOURS OFFERED

Date: To Be Announced

The Bariatric surgery Programme provides the essential training for a practicing General Surgeon or those who have just completed advanced General Surgery training as well as experienced bariatric surgeons, to achieve baseline and advanced competency in Laparoscopic bariatric surgery in order to begin safe and effective clinical and operative practice.

Through the use of the newest technology and information we strive to be leader in the education of the community and healthcare providers in the field of weight loss surgery.

COURSE OVERVIEW

The course is designed to practice the steps of laparoscopic gastric banding, gastric sleeve resection, gastric bypass in a wet lab to reduce operative time and complications.

OBJECTIVE

Completion of two day teaching term will enable participants to:

  • Describe equipments and technology required for minimally invasive bariatric surgery.
  • Describe the clinical pathway of patients, patient selection, indications and contraindications to the use of laparoscopy for bariatric surgery.
  • Apply the latest minimally invasive surgeries techniques in a clinical environment.
  • Lectures, Video presentation, step by step and extended discussion with the Bariatric programme team.
  • Describe complication management in bariatric surgery.
  • Workshop Training in Laparoscopic gastric banding, gastric sleeve resection, gastric bypass in a wet lab.
  • Animate laboratory workshop session with instruction/assistance from a member of bariatric surgery team- Simbionix LAP mentor simulator.

INSTRUCTOR: DR. ASHISH VASHISTHA

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Fetal Medicine 3D & 4D Imaging Techniques and Advanced Obstetric Practice - CME Credit Hours Offered

To Be Announced

COURSE OUTLINE:

Day 1

  • The First Trimester Scan
  • Screening for Down’s Syndrome
  • The 20 week anomaly scan
  • Systems based approach to the assessment of fetal anomaly:
    • Central Nervous System
    • Cardiovascular system
    • Thorax
    • Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Renal Tract
  • Live 2D demonstration:
    • Fetal anomaly
    • Assesment of the fetal brain
    • Assessment of the fetal heart
    • Fetal and Maternal Doppler sonography
  • Video Case Reports

Day 2

  • Preterm labour – screening, prevention and management
  • Pre-eclampsia - screening, prevention and management
  • Multiple pregnancy – fetal and obstetric management
  • Management of maternal allo-immune disease
  • Introduction to 3D/4D fetal imaging
  • Live demonstration of 3/4D fetal imaging:
    • Fetal brain and CNS
    • Fetal face
    • Fetal cardiovascular system
  • Open forum/Question and answer session

INSTRUCTORS: Dr. Mark Denbow, PhD MRCOG & Dr. Tim Overton, BSc MD FRCOG

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BASIC OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY ULTRASOUND - CME CREDIT HOURS OFFERED

Date: 1 - 3 May 2014

Ultrasound is a visual stethoscope. It is now believed that a clinician’s practice is incomplete if he lacks good knowledge of sonography. It is an emergency tool and very cost effective for the patient. Proper use of ultrasound saves millions of lives daily. Many surgeons & gynecologists have experienced that good orientation of ultrasound picture remarkably improves their ability in planning and executing the surgeries whether laparoscopic or conventional.

Course Content:

  • Basic Physics & Instrumentation, Adjustment of the Machine and Handling of Probes, How to Reach a Specific Diagnosis and not a list of D/D?
  • Obstetric : First Trimester Scan-Normal & Abnormal, Fetal Dating, Normal and Abnormal Fetal Anatomy Including Fetal Congenital Anomalies, IUGR, Placenta & its Abnormalities, Ectopic Gestation, Multiple Gestations, Multiple Pregnancy, Hydrops fetalis, Masses Associated with Pregnancy.
  • Gynae : Normal Pelvic Anatomy, Myometrial Pathologies, Endometrial Pathologies, Ovarian & Adenexal Masses-D/.D, Infertility-Follicular Study, Endometrial Assessment, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.

INSTRUCTORS: TEAM LED BY: Prof. Nazar Amso, PhD, RCOG

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CERTIFICATION COURSE IN HYSTEROSCOPY - CME CREDIT HOURS OFFERED

To be announced:

COURSE OUTLINES:

Day 1:
- Basic Requirements: Equipment, Distension Media, Image Collection etc.
- Practical Session 1: Getting to know the Equipment
- Intermediate / Advanced Hysteroscopic Surgery Resection of Endometrium / Fibroids / Septa / Asherman’s
- 14.30 Practical Session 2: Operative hysteroscopy
- Complications of operative hysteroscopy

Day 2:
- Developments in Endometrial Ablative Techniques e.g. Novasure / Thermachoice
- Practical Session 3: Endometrial Ablative techniques Equipment demo
- Innovations in operative hysteroscopy Office Hysteroscopy / Hysteroscopic Sterilisation Adiana & Essure / Versapoint
- Practical Session 4: Operative Hysteroscopy / Office Hysteroscopic Techniques

INSTRUCTOR: Mr Nick Panay, BSc MRCOG MFSRH

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COLOR DOPPLER IN OBS & GYNAE WITH INFERTILITY ULTRASOUND - CME CREDIT HOURS OFFERED

To be announced

COURSE OUTLINE:

I. Color Doppler Course in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

  • Basics of Doppler Instrumentation & Image Optimization Doppler Studies in Obstetric patients - Evaluation of Uterine, Umbilical, Middle Cerebral, Ductus Venosus, IVC, and Hepatic vein.
  • Role of Doppler in IUGR, Retained products, Molar pregnancy, Ectopic pregnancy, Fetal anemia.
  • Role of Doppler studies in differential diagnosis of gynecological masses

II. Infertility Ultrasound Course

  • TVS - technique and orientation, follicular monitoring, Endometrial Assessment, sonosalpingography, sonohysterography, biophysical profile for uterine receptivity, Role of Doppler studies.

INSTRUCTORS: Team of Faculty led by: Prof. Nazar Amso, PhD, RCOG

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IVF: Fertility & Reproductive Medicine - CME Credit Hours Offered

To be announced

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Physiology of Menstrual Cycle
  • Diagnosis of PCOS
  • Treatment of PCOS
  • Causes of Infertility
  • Principles of Scanning
  • 3D Ultrasound Scanning
  • Male Infertility
  • Ovulation Induction
    • Level 1 : Oral Medication
    • Level 2 : After Clomid/Letrozole. What’s next?
    • Level 3 : Advanced Ovulation Induction
  • Endometriosis
    • Diagnosis, Treatment, Cyst: Remove or not,Endometriosis and Infertility
  • Ovarian ageing
    • Testing and Preservation of ovarian Reserve
  • ART
    • Intrauterine Insemination, IVF
  • Protocols
  • Stimulation Regimes
  • Procedures
    • ICSI and other Treatments
  • IMSCI
  • PGD
  • PGS and Improving Pregnancy
    • Pregnancy after ART
  • Donor Cycles
    • Egg and Sperm Donation

INSTRUCTOR: Mr. Amit Shah MD, MRCOG (UK), Mr. Anil Gudi MD, MRCOG (UK)

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WORKSHOP IN VULVAR DISEASE (Course in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Vulvar Disease) - CME Credit Hours Offered

Date: To be announced

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Taking a history, examining the vulva, and taking a biopsy
  • Vulvar dermatoses: As seen by the dermatologist
  • Infective vulvar lesions: How to recognize and treat
  • Vulvar pain: A very difficult clinical problem
  • Vulvar precancer: Natural history ,diagnosis and treatment
  • Multifocal lower genital tract precancer: The vulva in association with cervical,vaginal ,anal and perianal precancer
  • Interactive case presentation studies considering all aspects of vulvar disease.

INSTRUCTOR: Ms. Theresa Freeman-Wang (UK), Ms. Kathy Taghipour (UK), Prof. Albert Singer (UK), Mr. Narendra Pisal (UK)

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COLPOSCOPY COURSE - CME Credit Hours Offered

Date: To be announced


DESCRIPTION

The course is comprised of lectures and workshops presented by senior consultants, who are acknowledged experts in their field, the courses are highly regarded and are accepted for training purposes by the BSCCP, endorsed by the RCOG and also cater for ATSM training requirements.

COURSE OBJECTIVE:

To provide a comprehensive and thorough instruction in Colposcopy that will enhance your technique in the diagnosis and treatment of cervical and lower genital tract precancer and will provide the latest updates & advances in Colposcopy. A book of the lecture slides will be provided and at the end of the course you will receive a colour CD.

INSTRUCTOR: Prof. Albert Singer (UK), Mr. Narendra Pisal (UK)

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