Advanced Gynae Laparoscopic Simulation (AGLS)

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Course overview
  • Duration Three Days
  • Date Wednesday 16th June to Friday 18th June (inclusive)
  • Cost *SAS Doctors & Consultants: £700 *Trainees: £640
  • Venue Education Centre 3, Chorley & District General Hospital, Lancashire
  • Course Leads Mr James Rowland & Mr Hani Shuheibar

A three day advanced laparoscopic simulation course for Trainees (ST5+) and Consultants in Gynaecology seeking to develop their skills in Gynaecological Minimal Access Surgery. The course offers a highly intensive hands-on training opportunity. Days 1 and 2 consist of lecture based training with dry lab participation with a simulator per delegate. Day 3 will be a full day of simulation on porcine cadavers with a high faculty to delegate ratio.  Numbers are limited to a maximum of 8 per course.

This course meets the theory requirements of the benign abdominal surgery ATSM in addition to providing the opportunity to operate in a wet lab.

For further details, please contact:
Surgical Simulation, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01257 247681

Enhanced PPE will be available as per PHE guidance and appropriate social distancing will be adhered to throughout the course.

AGLS Video

Please note that this video was filmed before the outbreak of COVID-19, and precautions have now been taken to keep our staff and students safe within The Health Academy, and the Trust as a whole.