Laparoscopy for the New Registrar

Category: Training - School of Surgery

Date: June 11th 2013

Location: The Mendip Dry Lab facilities, Royal United Hospital, Bath BA1 3NG

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For CT1s, CT2s and ST3s



A one-day course that will provide high quality STORZ simulators, VR simulators and a mixture of animal and simulated models. With a Consultant and Senior Registrar Faculty, selected specifically for their expertise and interests in developing Laparoscopic skills, the course aims to provide high-class, focused teaching with a 1:2 teaching ratio. Video clips and feedback will be provided for enhanced learning. This course is designed to increase confidence for your first on-call shifts as a registrar.


Topics to be covered will include:


  • Difficult appendectomies
  • Control of bleeding
  • Fine dissection and suturing
  • When to call the boss!



£60 for Severn trainees

To register (or for additional information), contact Jessamy Bagenal CT2 BRI,  Kapil Sahnan CT2 GRH or Ceri Rowlands CT1 BRI