Key Skills in Urology

Category: Training - Core Surgery

Date: January 27th 2014 9:00am until 4:30pm

Location: Sandford Education Centre, Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL53 7AN

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For all Core Surgical Trainees (CT1s and CT2s)



Everything you’ll need to know for the MRCS examination and when covering Urological emergencies.

Topics covered include:

  • Seminars: Scrotal emergencies, Urosepsis, Haematuria and Urinary Retention, Overview of Urological Cancers.
  • Practical sessions: Suprapubic Catheterisation, Rigid and Flexi-guided Catheter Insertion, 3-way Insertion & Washouts, Imaging in Urology.



Facilitated by Consultant Urologists, including:

  • Mr B Patel
  • Mr H Gilbert
  • Miss K Davenport
  • Mr J Eaton
  • Mr J Sullivan



Free to Core Surgical Trainees in Severn Postgraduate Medical Education (refundable deposit of £50).

Surgical trainees in other deaneries: £50



In order to reserve a place, please register online at Spaces are limited, however, so register today!


Additional Information

For additional information, contact Michelle Carey at or Kathryn Ball at