Advanced VATS – Clinical Immersion Part 1

From 23/06/2023 to 24/06/2023 | Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Victoria

Date: 23/06/2023 to 24/06/2023

Convenor: Medtronic Medical Education


This course is part one of a 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 Advanced VATS Wedge resection techniques. 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 a wet lab on a specially adapted VATS lobectomy model.

Venue: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Victoria