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Paediatric Urology Laparoscopy Course - WEBCAST

The Hospital for Sick Children

Friday, 7 August 2015 at 7:45 AM - Saturday, 8 August 2015 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Paediatric Urology Laparoscopy Course - WEBCAST

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
FULL PROGRAM - 2 days Ended Free $0.00
ONLY DAY 1 - August 7th, 2015 Ended Free $0.00
ONLY DAY 2 - August 8th, 2015 Ended Free $0.00

Event Details

The Paediatric Urology Laparoscopy Course (PULC) is an innovative two-day webcast offering surgical trainees and experienced physicians the unique opportunity to learn the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques in children from leading experts in the field.

The Paediatric Urology Laparoscopy Course provides learners with exposure to new technology and systems for urology surgery via didactic lectures, interactive learning activities, and dry-labs utilizing lap-trainers. Participants will enjoy live lab-based surgical demonstrations on the second day of the webcast. The didactic sessions address all different aspects of minimally invasive surgery with focus on theoretical knowledge and emphasis on paediatric physiology and child-specific factors such as intracorporeal and extracorporeal spaces, consideration in ports placement, ergonomics, energy sources and equipment/ instrumentation. Emphasis will also be placed on providing learners with content related to complications in paediatric laparoscopic patients and complex laparoscopic techniques. Participants will be assessed via pre- and post-testing on the first day of the webcast.

Day 1: August 7th, 2015 - Expert lecture sessions and Interactive dry lab

Day 2: August 8th, 2015 - Live lab-based surgical demonstration

Archived access to the program will be available for 30 days following the course.

Have questions about Paediatric Urology Laparoscopy Course - WEBCAST? Contact The Hospital for Sick Children

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Friday, 7 August 2015 at 7:45 AM - Saturday, 8 August 2015 at 5:00 PM (EDT)


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The Hospital for Sick Children

At SickKids, we believe that ongoing education and training is fundamental in ensuring healthcare professionals maintain a high level of knowledge and expertise in paediatric patient care delivery. SickKids, through the Learning Institute, creates comprehensive programs to support international organizations and their healthcare professionals to enhance the delivery of paediatric care and research across a variety of settings and practice areas. Programs are based on international standards and best practices and can be customized to meet the needs for specialty certification and accreditation within our partners’ organizational and regional context. For inquiries, please contact Lara Pietrolungo, Director of International Education lara.pietrolungo@sickkids.ca.


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