Oculoplastics Course

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Oculoplastic Course

The 2019 Newcastle Surgical Training Centre Oculoplastic course is a rare and special opportunity to hone core oculoplastic surgical competencies, under the best simulation conditions available. The day has been designed with maximum hands on operating time, so that every delegate will be able to perform every procedure under direct supervision, on fresh frozen cadavers. In addition, the faculty will approve work based placed assessments – including evisceration and enucleation, directly contributing to your training portfolio.

• Lateral canthotomy and cantholysis
• Lateral tarsal strip
• Wedge excision biopsy
• Lid margin repair
• Chalazion incision and curettage dis
• Excision biopsy – O to T repair
• Rhomboid flap
• Evisceration
• Enucleation
• Local anaesthesia
• Surgical Instruments for
Oculoplastics
KEY POINTS
• Comprehensive surgical simulation experience day for core oculoplastic surgery competencies
• Use of fresh frozen cadaveric specimens for best simulation conditions
• Direct supervision – 1 trainer: 2 delegates
• Eligible for completion of RCOphth Work Place Based Assessments
• Course limited to 12 dissectors only
• Observer only places available

COURSE FACULTY
Mr Gordon Lau, Convenor, Oculoplastics, Newcastle Eye Centre
Miss Lucy Clarke, Oculoplastics, Newcastle Eye Centre
Mr Chris Matthews, Oculoplastics, Newcastle Eye Centre
Mr Krishnamoorthy Narayanan, Oculoplastics, Newcastle Eye Centre
Mr Stuart Osborne, Oculoplastics, Sunderland Eye Infirmary
Mr Yun Wong, Oculoplastic Fellow, Newcastle Eye Centre

Event Details

When
Start date: 26th April 2019
End date: 26th April 2019
Start time: 08:00
End time: 17:00
Where
Address:

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre, Freeman Hospital

City: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: United Kingdom

Further information
Contact:

Louise Sore
Asst. Education Manager
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Direct line: 0191 213 8589
Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Website: www.nstcsurg.org

Costs: £325

Location
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