22nd Annual Advanced Workshop on Gynecologic Laparoscopic Anatomy
May 31 - June 1, 2019
University of Louisville Health Science Center, Building B
500 S. Preston Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
Register online at: https://louisville.aagl.org/
This course is designed for gynecologists who desire to advance their laparoscopic skills. This extensive two-day course will expose the participants to the knowledge and expertise FMIGS trained laparoscopic surgeons who will guide them through didactics and hands-on laparoscopic suturing and cadaveric sessions utilizing unembalmed female cadavers.
No more than three participants are assigned to each cadaver and s/he is closely supervised by experienced faculty instructors. Each participant will have the opportunity to operate, assist, and observe in a rotational format to optimize their learning experience and suturing technique. The course will focus on demonstration of pelvic sidewall dissection, localization of the ureter and retroperitoneal blood vessels, preparation for laparoscopic hysterectomy, and laparoscopic cuff closure. We will also focus on pelvic floor reconstruction procedures concomitant to laparoscopic hysterectomy.
Scientific Program Chair
Resad P. Pasic, Program Chair
Mark W. Dassel, Joseph (Jay) L. Hudgens, Traci E. Ito, Ambareen Jan, Sari Kives, Thomas G. Lang, Fariba Mohtashami, Linda-Dalal Shiber
Megan Cesta, Nkiruka Chuba, Sean L. Francis, Daniel N. Ginn, Ronald L. Levine, Jonathan H. Reinstine, Lori Warren
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