The NUGITS Laparoscopic cholecystectomy course is an interactive 2 day course aimed at trainee surgeons (CT1 level+).
Day 1 of the course is centred around lectures and simulation of techniques in cholecystectomy.
Day 2 involves “hand on” supervised laparoscopic cholecystectomy with the opportunity for feedback on future development.
The course is run at the DASH unit in Wansbeck General Hospital for day 1
Day 2 at Hexham General Hospital.
The course has a fee of £50.
The course is kindly supported by Ethicon and Karl Storz.
Future course dates:
11th and 12th November 2019 – now full
Dates for 2020 will be released soon