Specialty Skills in Breast Surgery (Level 1): Principles in post mastectomy breast reconstruction, Specialty skills on implant based breast reconstruction
Start Date: 03/10/2022
End Date: 04/10/2022
Venue: Hotel DuVin & Vesalius Clinical Training Unit Centre for Applied Anatomy, Bristol
Duration: 2 days
This cadaveric & skills based course is aimed at breast and plastic surgery trainees (ST3-5) as well as associate specialists, trust surgeons, breast care nurses and reconstruction nurses wishing to develop an interest in reconstructive breast surgery.
This is an excellent introduction to the basic concepts and principles of immediate and delayed reconstructive breast surgery. This includes essential issues around patient selection, informed consent, psychological evaluation and research. It provides in depth teaching and demonstration of current techniques in implant based reconstruction with the opportunity of cadaveric dissection in the simulated skills laboratory.
Date: 3 - 4 October 2022
The course is being held at the Hotel Du Vin, The Sugar House, Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2NU and practical sessions at the Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, School of Anatomy, 32 Southwell Street Bristol, BS2 8EJ.
Delegates must arrange their own accommodation. There is a wide range of hotels in the vicinity of the course venue.
For further information please contact us on 020 7869 6853 or email@example.com.
Adam is the Head of Department for Breast Surgery at Newcastle Hospitals as well as a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon since September 2013.
He treats a broad range of breast problems and has particular expertise in utilising advanced oncoplastic and reconstructive techniques in breast cancer surgery, including Risk-Reducing Surgery in patients at high risk of developing a future breast cancer. He has a keen interest in Research, Innovation and Surgical Training and is the National Course Director for the oncoplastic Training Interface Group (TIG) surgical skills course.
Lisa is Consultant Surgeon specialising in oncoplastic and reconstructive breast surgery. She has been a Consultant at The Rotherham Foundation NHS Trust since 2017. She qualified from Leicester medical school in 1992 and undertook most of her surgical training in South Yorkshire as a Clinical lecturer. Her training highlights include: Anatomy Demonstrator at UMDS London under the mentorship and supervision of Professor Harold Ellis and Barbers’ Company Professor Vishy Mahadevan MBBS PhD FRCS - where her love of teaching started; Two personal awards to conduct her research and support her training - RCS Research Fellowship and a 5-year CRUK clinical training Fellowship in Psychosocial Aspects of Cancer, TIG fellowship in Oncoplastic breast surgery in Newcastle - where she had free reign to consolidate her training and solidify her base for her consultant role. She continues to teach on ABS and university courses on breast cancer and decision making.
This course is now fully booked.
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The course is limited to 16 places.
Course Fees for both days are:
ABS Members: £750.00
Non Members: £1200.00
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