IFOS CAPE TOWN HEAD & NECK DISSECTION COURSE Professor Johannes Fagan

Event Description

Postponed to February  2022

Head and Neck Dissection Course

In Association with The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa

 

This course is taking place at the University of Cape Town Surgical Skills Training Centre, 6th Floor, Institute of Child Health Building, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town.

Dates: Monday 13th & Tuesday 14th September 2021

Convener: Professor Johannes Fagan

Faculty: Professor Johannes Fagan, Dr Mohammed Thandar and UCT ENT Faculty

Head and Neck Dissection Programme

Programme and Preparatory reading

Preparatory reading:

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  1.    Ranula and sublingual salivary gland
  2.    Submandibular gland excision
  3.     Parotidectomy
  4.    Parapharyngeal space
  5.    Radical neck dissection
  6.    Thyroidectomy
  7.    Thyroglossal duct (Sistrunk)
  8.    Laryngectomy
  9.      Inferior Maxillectomy

 Additional Preparatory Reading (Free Online)

 Online Head & Neck Dissection and Reconstruction Manual (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

 Course detail

  • Lectures alternating with dissections
  • Fresh frozen cadavers
  • One side of neck dissected per delegate
  • Dissections: Sublingual gland and floor of mouth; Submandibular gland; Parotidectomy; Parapharyngeal space; Neck dissection; Thyroid lobectomy; Sistrunk operation, Total laryngectomy, Thyroplasty, Maxillectomy

Target audience

  • ENT registrars and surgeons
  • General surgery registrars and surgeons
  • Maxillofacial registrars and surgeons
  • Plastic surgery registrars and surgeons

 

Number of delegates:  Dissectors: 17

Observers (one per dissecting table): 5

Fees:   BY INVITATION ONLY

 

Registration: Clive van Geems

  • Cell: +27 82 650 5799
  • Email: clive.vangeems@uct.ac.za

 

CAPE TOWN HEAD & NECK DISSECTION COURSE

CAPE TOWN HEAD & NECK DISSECTION COURSE