Advanced VATS – Clinical Immersion Part 2

From 13/10/2023 to 14/10/2023 | Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Victoria

Date: 13/10/2023 to 14/10/2023

Convenor: Medtronic Medical Education


This course is part two of the two-part program and aims to provide a theoretical and practical foundation for transitioning from open to minimally invasive thoracic surgery techniques, with a focus on VATS Lobectomy and Segmentectomy. Participants will engage in a discussion about definition, benefits, instrumentation, equipment, positioning, oncological efficacy, surgical technique and have the opportunity to practice these techniques in at wet lab on a specially adapted VATS lobectomy model.

Venue: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Victoria