Practical hands-on course in laparoscopic bariatric surgery
(supported by Ethicon Endosurgery, Olympus, and DAVOS International Gastrointestinal Surgery Workshop)
|Wednesday, 3 May 2023||Thursday, 4 May 2023||Friday, 5 May 2023|
Perform a laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass on a porcine model assisted by experienced instructors!
Registration is mandatory and possible on the congress webpage for a fee of 50 euros.
Places are limited and allotted on a "first come, first served" basis.
The following two hours time slots are available during the pre-congress course and the scientific programme.
Exercises on the da Vinci Robotic Surgical Systems
(supported by INTUITIVE)
|Thursday, 4 May 2023||Friday, 5 May 2023|
Registration is mandatory and possible on the congress webpage and on-site at the registration desk.
Places are limited and allotted on a “first come, first served” basis.
Robot-assisted surgery with the da Vinci surgical system has been used in general and visceral surgery for several years. This workshop aims at colleagues who want to gain initial experience and impressions of the da Vinci surgical system and its clinical applications and are interested in further training or education.
At a total of three stations, you will receive a theoretical introduction to the technology and how to use the surgical system; The theoretical basics learned can be put into practice directly at other stations on the system itself or with simulators under the guidance and assistance of professional trainers.
- 1st station: da Vinci system introduction, 15 minutes
- 2nd station: SimNow simulator training, 30 minutes
- 3rd station: da Vinci presentation, 10–15 minutes