CPD Activities

Basic Minimal Invasive Surgery Workshop

Basic Minimal Invasive Surgery Workshop

Starting on :08:00 AM 03 September, 2019 Venue:Nairobi Surgical Skills Centre, Chiromo
Ending on :05:00 AM 28 September, 2019 Max Credits:10.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order


1. Dr. Yamal Patel
Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, Kenya


A variety of basic skills stations are planned to allow every participant to pass through various skills necessary for basic laparoscopic work. Trainees will thus be able to demonstrate basic laparoscopic technologies and also have adequate skills to handle laparoscopic instruments and camera.


This course will expose the trainees to the following: ? Laparoscopy tower setup ? Techniques in laparoscopic camera and instrument handling ? Electrosurgical principles ? Safe access into abdomen ? Ergonomics ? Basics of laparoscopic suturing