Abdominal Surgery

Fort Collins, CO Dec 5-6, 2020
Ft Lauderdale, FL Dec 12-13, 2020

Abdominal Surgery


This two-day course is designed to provide a solid grounding and build confidence in dealing with some of the most important and common surgeries of the abdominal cavity.

The combination of lectures and practical sessions in small groups will revise relevant surgical anatomy to enable you to confidently undertake these surgical procedures.

After the first day of lectures, a fully practical day at a state-of-the-art facility will allow you to benefit from an immersive hands-on experience at a surgical facility set up in groups of 2 delegates per surgical table.

A maximum of 12 delegates per instructor in the practical sessions will be allowed.

Who should attend?

Previous experience is not essential and the emphasis will be on gaining confidence to perform abdominal surgical procedures.



  • Abdominal exploration and biopsy
  • Principles of gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gastrectomy and gastrotomy
  • Enterotomy and enterectomy
  • Surgery of the bladder
  • Lower urinary tract obstruction
  • Surgery of the gall bladder
  • Surgery of the pancreas

All delegates will have the opportunity to practice the following techniques during the lab:

  • Biopsy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Enterotomy
  • Enterectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Urethrostomy
  • Cholecystectomy


Price includes course notes and all lectures and Practical sessions.

In the practical sessions, delegates will be working on cadavers to practice the surgical techniques in groups of 2 delegates.

Coffee breaks and lunch are included on both days.

Before and after the course delegates will have access to the Improve International Moodle platform. In this platform a number of resources can be available that range from course notes, videos, webinars, etc, depending on the course. Also pre and post course assessments and exercises will be available.

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Fort Collins, CO

  Date:
Dec 5-6, 2020


Ft Lauderdale, FL

  Date:
Dec 12-13, 2020


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Two-day Course

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09:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Course Price:
Refundable Deposit: $225

Early Bird (60 days or more): Deposit + $2,025

Late Subscription (less than 60 days): Deposit + $2,275

Dates available on first come first served basis. Please note we advise all delegates not to book time off work / make travel arrangements until their dates have been confirmed with the Programme tutor. This will only happen once your place on the course has been confirmed.

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