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BAPS National Training Day –Tuesday 12th July 2022


12 Jul

Birmingham Children’s Hospital Education Centre

Steelhouse Lane Birmingham B4 6NH, 12th July 2022



The BAPS National Training Day will be held the day before the main BAPS Congress and will be a combination of lectures and practical sessions. The hands-on practical sessions will focus on surgery for oesophageal atresia.  It will be consultant delivered and attendees can choose between open or thoracoscopic sessions.


Programme 8:30 to 5 pm

8:30- 9:00am     Coffee and Registration


‘Lighting up Paediatric Surgery’ –  An introduction to ICG Max Pachl
‘TOF/OA & the future of paediatric surgical training’ Liam McCarthy
‘Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty the BCH way’ – tips/tricks and totally cool videos Harish Chandran
‘What we learnt from Bastion’ – Implementing Damage Control Surgery across the region Suren Arul
 ‘Tales of the Unexpected’ – How we passed the exam Ian Jones / Hetal Patel / Anna Harris

Practical sessions            10:00 – 1pm      and        2pm – 5pm

Please choose                                             

EITHER   Open TOF/OA repair (Mr Tony Lander)

OR  Thoracoscopic TOF/OA repair (Mr Ingo Jester/ Mr Jon Wells)

(NOTE places are limited so it’s on a first come basis)

5:00pm Clear up, closing remarks and pub

Cost: BAPS trainee members £50    Non-member trainees £100

Dinner in the evening will be organised by TRiPS and is chargeable separately.

Registration includes tea & coffee and a packed lunch (sandwich, drink, crisps).

Registration for the 2022 National Training Day in Birmingham has sold out but there are a small number of places left for the dinner afterwards