Content includes Hands on Surgical Wetlab and Lectures, aimed at Medical Students & Doctors in Training interested in a career in Cardiothoracic Surgery.
- Hands on simulated learning of cardiac and thoracic procedures
- Over view of the current aspects of Cardiac and Thoracic surgery
- Introduction into the Cardiothoracic Training and Selection process particularly ST1 run through programme
FYs and CT1
08:00 Registration and Coffee
08:30 Why Choose Cardiothoracic Surgery? Manoj Purohit/Amal Bose
09:00 Lung Resection (open/vats/rats) Eustace Fontaine
09:30 Lung wet lab – Chest drain insertion All Faculty
10:30 CABG – Conduits and procedure David Rose
10.45 Intro to Paediatric Cardiac Surgery Phil Botha
11:00 Wet Lab CABG Practice All Faculty
12:00 National Selection for CTS and ST1 interviews Stuart Grant
13:15 VATS/Robotics in Thoracic surgery pleural/mediastinal Joe Thekkudan
13:45 VATS/ Sternotomy wet lab All Faculty
14:45 Valve surgery Adam Szafranek
15:15 Aortic Valve replacement Wet lab All Faculty
16:15 Conclusion and debrief All Faculty
Register your interest by completing the below form and uploading your CV by Friday 15th October. Once approved you will be required to pay a £50 refundable deposit to confirm your place on the course.
Applications are now closed.
Please find a list of tickets for this event below.
|Any member - invited only
Delegate Terms and Conditions
This course has an application process, therefore only those who have been notified they have been successful should book onto the course and pay their £50 refundable deposit.