Laparoscopic Surgery Workshop

Join us for a half day of didactic lectures, case studies, simulation and practical skills in laparoscopic surgery. At the end of this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Select appropriate patients for laparoscopic surgery
  • Perform the procedure safely and competently with a good knowledge of different entry techniques (Veress, Palmer, Hassan)
  • Recognise the complex patient who is beyond your scope of practice
  • Avoiding complications and how to handle them when they occur
  • Competently manage the complex patients with raised BMI,
    co-morbidities or significant past surgical history
  • Incorporate electrosurgical devices into their normal practice

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Date and Time

Sunday 29 October Add toCalendar 09.00-15.30

Date and Time

Saturday 28 October

13.00 – 17.00


King Edward Memorial Hospital

Suitable For

  • Trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology who have had limited laparoscopic experience.
  • Gynaecologists of any grade who feel that they want to enhance their laparoscopic skills.


Lead Facilitator

Bernadette McElhinney, Krish Karthigasu, Pippa Robinson & Sean Copson