Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research


09 Jul

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, 9th July 2020 - 10th July 2020

This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on HPBprocedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.


  • Full access to the Da Vinci Robot – with hands on procedures on fresh frozen cadavers and full access to the clinical lectures.
  • Become familiar with the function and operation of the da Vinci Surgical System.
  • Appreciate the ergonomics of the da Vinci Surgical system robot and the available robotic instrumentation
  • Understand the selection process for patient position, da Vinci surgical team position and robotic surgical approaches
  • Learn robotic tissue dissection techniques using monopolar energy

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Or contact: Louise Sore Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Tel: (+44) 191 213 8589 Email: [email protected]