Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Simulation Enhanced Learning Course for Paediatric Surgical Trainees aka Bootcamp In Person

02 Sep

Clinical Practice Centre Chelsea & Westminster NHS foundation Trust

369 Fulham Road, Chelsea. London. SW10 9AH, 2nd September 2022

· Cost £260.00 Including Thai Lunch

· To reserve a place email : Tel: 0203 315 8610

Course Dates:

31st Aug (Online)

2nd September (In person)


Course Objectives

· This course is aimed at providing entry level Higher Paediatric Surgical trainees ST3 or those trainees returning after an extended leave of absence eg maternity or research, with an introduction/ revision of key skills and topics required for higher paediatric surgical training program in the UK and NI.

Topics Covered:

· How to engage with the ISCP effectively

· How to prepare for your ARCP

· Running a ward round effectively / Learning how to prioritise

· How to give an effective Rectal washout

· How to do a suction rectal biopsy

· Basic surgical skills eg bowel anastomosis & stoma formation

· Managing the acute neonate from taking referral to booking case including transfer and liaising with consultant on call

· Gastrostomy & jejunostomy tube management : tips and tricks

· X-ray interpretation eg. NEC perforation , Upper GI contrast for Malrotation

· Management of acute scrotum from referral to surgery

· Management of intussusception reduction

· Suprapubic catheters

· Schwarz round

· Difficult inpatient / outpatient scenarios / on call communication skills Practical hands-on Management of the patient with ingested foreign body