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Complex Abdominal Wall Hernia Course - September 2020

Complex Abdominal Wall Hernia Course - September 2020
September 11 - 12, 2020

McMaster University Medical Centre    |    Anatomy Lab

Hamilton, ON

This two-day course includes lecture sessions, case scenarios and hands-on experience in the Anatomy lab.
Course materials, access to presentations and all meals will be provided.

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Learning Objectives

By the end of the program, registrants will be able to:

  • Describe in-depth the global impact of abdominal wall hernias and best-practices.
  • Identify the relevant anatomy of the abdominal wall and the lower limbs that is essential to performing abdominal wall reconstructions with or without the utilization of free flaps.
  • Develop an evidence based approach to the management of complex abdominal wall hernias.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge and the necessary surgical techniques for abdominal wall reconstruction including open anterior component separation, transverse abdominis release and tensor fascia lata harvest.

Target Audience

  • General Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgeons

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Niv Sne, BSc, MD, FRCSC
Associate Professor, McMaster University
Trauma, General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

 

Timothy Rice, BSc, MD, FRCSC
Assistant Professor, McMaster University
Trauma, General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

 

Samir Faidi, MD, FRCSC
Associate Professor, McMaster University
Trauma, General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

 

Paul Lysecki, MD, FRCSC 
Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct), McMaster University
General Surgery, Critical Care Medicine

 

Christopher Coroneos, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, McMaster University
Plastic Surgery

Niv Sne, BSc, MD, FRCSC
Associate Professor, McMaster University
Trauma, General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction


Timothy Rice
, BSc, MD, FRCSC 
Assistant Professor, McMaster University
Trauma, General Surgery, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

 

Marie Fairgrieve
CMAS Manager


Magda Gillies
Education Coordinator

Great course. Strongly recommend.

General Surgeon

 

Great course, lectures and lab teaching/practice.

General Surgeon

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