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Emergency Urological Surgery Cadaver Course

Urology Surgery
Last Date
Thu, 08 Sep 2016
CASC - Thomson Building, Glasgow University - Glasgow

This course will run in the state-of-the-art Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC).  CASC is a joint venture between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and the University of Glasgow.   The centre is a state of the art, purpose built facility designed to provide cadaveric training for surgeons, physicians, dentists and other allied health professionals.

Aimed at middle years and senior trainees (ST4 to 7), this one day course will offer hands on experience and the opportunity to perform essential open urological emergency procedures using fresh cadaveric material.

The programme will include:

  • Open cystostomy
  • Reimplantation of ureter with psoas hitch
  • Boari Flap
  • Transuretero-ureterostomy
  • Emergency renal exploration

Two delegates will be assigned to each cadaver along with a low delegate/faculty ratio.  Some didactic teaching will take place but the main emphasis of the course will be to provide hands on practical experience.  


Course Director:  Mr Michael Palmer, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Glasgow Royal Infirmary.


This course will run on:

8th September 2017        Book Now

CPD Credits: 6


Closing date for applications:

  • 11th August 2017


The fees for this event are:

Non Member - Attendance: £395

Fellow/Member - Attendance: £295


All Dates

  • Thu, 08 Sep 2016


  • Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre
  • Glasgow University
  • Thomson Building
  • University Avenue
  • G12 8QQ


The Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre was established through the generous support of the William and Elizabeth Davies Charitable Foundation. It is a state of the art facility that aims to raise clinical standards, anatomical knowledge and surgical skills through the provision of world class education and training.