Specialty Skills in Breast Surgery (Level 2): Principles in breast symmetrisation surgery, lipomodelling and Latissimus Dorsi Flap reconstruction

Start Date: 11/02/2020

End Date: 12/02/2020

Venue: Manchester Surgical Skills and Simulation Centre

Duration: 2 days

                                    

This cadaveric & skills based course is aimed at breast and plastic surgery trainees (ST5-8) as well as  consultant surgeons, 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 complex 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.

Please click here to view the full programme.

 Date: 11-12 February 2020

Venue

The course will be held at the Manchester Surgical Skills and Simulation Centre, University of Manchester, Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT

Accommodation

Delegates must arrange their own accommodation.  There is a wide range of hotels in the vicinity of the course venue.

CPD

14 CPD points have been awarded by the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland for this course. 

Further information

For further information please contact us on 020 7869 6853 or 6855

Course Directors

 

Brendan Smith

Brendan Smith is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon appointed as a consultant at the Royal Berk ...

Steven Thrush

Steven Thrush is an experienced breast reconstructive and aesthetic surgeon who has been a Consultan ...

Registration

Online registration is now open here

The course is limited to 22 places.

Course Fees for both days and including the course dinner on the 11th February are:

ABS Members:  £750.00               

Non Members: £1200.00

If you are interested in becoming an ABS member please click here