UCC International Student Surgical Conference 2016

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The UCC Surgical Society is welcoming all students with an interest in surgery to attend our conference on the 29th & 30th of January, 2016 in the Brookfield Health Sciences Complex.  There will be a variety of very interesting talks, surgical skills workshops and research poster presentations.

Theme: A Surgeon’s Perspective

Date: 29th & 30th January 2016
Venue: Brookfield Health Science Complex, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.
Intended Audience: All students from any college who have an interest in surgery

Outline of the Conference: Talks, Workshops, Research Poster Presentations and Case Presentations.

Email surgical@uccsocieties.ie if you are interested in attending/ presenting at the conference.

Call for Abstracts:We are currently looking for students to present their research (with any surgical relevance) in poster form at this conference. There will be prizes for the 3 best posters on the day which will will be judged by the surgical consultants speaking at the conference.

To include your poster in the conference please send abstracts to surgical@uccsocieties.ie.
(Recommended Poster Size is A0)
Deadline for submitting abstracts will be 27th November, 2015.

For more information please contact us at surgical@uccsocieties.ie

To purchase your ticket, visit ‘this link”

The cost is €10, which includes admittance to all talks and workshops, a conference registration pack, certificate of attendance and lunch on Saturday.

 

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2015:

Theme:   100 years of Surgery: where we have been and where we are heading

Date: 30th & 31st January 2015
Place: Brookfield Health Science Complex, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.
Intended Audience: All students from any college who have an interest in surgery

Outline of the Conference:
Talks, Workshops, Research Poster Presentations.

Speakers:

Conference Chair: Prof Paul Redmond

Mr. Charles Marks (Neurosurgery)

Mr. Kishore Duddakula (Cardiothoracic surgery)

Ms. Julliette Buckley (Breast/ General surgery)

Mr. Colm Taylor (Orthopaedic surgery)

Mr. Tony Gallagher (Surgical Simulation Training)

Workshops:

Basic and Advanced Suturing

Laparoscopic Skills

Diathermy

Orthopaedics workshop

Conference Fee: €10

Email surgical@uccsocieties.ie if interested in attending/ presenting at the conference.

Please remember to buy your ticket and register for the Conference here: http://www.uccconferencing.ie/product/ucc-student-surgical-conference-2015-2/
Places are limited!
Ticket
Call for Abstracts!: (Extended Deadline)
We are currently looking for students to present their research (with any surgical relevance) in poster form at this conference. There will be prizes for the 3 best posters on the day which will will be judged buy the surgical consultants speaking at the conference.
To include your poster in the conference please send abstracts to surgical@uccsocieties.ie by January 16th 2015
(Reccommended Poster Size is A0)
For more information please contact us at surgical@uccsocieties.ie
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Conference Agenda

Friday 30th January

4pm – 5pm: Welcome Reception & Registration

5pm – 5:30pm: Talk 1

5:30pm – 6pm: Talk 2 – Mr. Colm Taylor, Orthopaedic Surgery

6pm – 6:15pm: Break

6:15pm – 6:45pm: Talk 3 – Ms. Julliette Buckley, Breast Surgery

6:45pm – 7:15pm: Talk 4 – Wartime Surgery, Mr. Charles Marks – Neurosurgery

7:15pm – 7:30pm: Closing Remarks

7:30pm – 8:30pm: Regional Surgical Case Competition

9:30pm: Conference Social

 

Saturday 31st January

10am – 10:45am: Morning Reception

10:45am – 11:15am: Talk 5 – Mr. Kishore Duddakula, Cardiothoracic surgery

 

Parallel Workshops

  A B C D
11:15 – 11:45 Basic and Advanced Suturing Basic and Advanced Suturing Laparoscopy Skills Diathermy Demonstration
11:45 – 12:15 Basic and Advanced Suturing Basic and Advanced Suturing Diathermy Demonstration Laparoscopy Skills
12:15 – 12:45 Laparoscopy Skills Diathermy Demonstration Basic and Advanced Suturing Basic and Advanced Suturing
12:45 – 13:15 Diathermy Demonstration Laparoscopy Skills Basic and Advanced Suturing Basic and Advanced Suturing

 

1:15pm – 2:15pm: Lunch & Poster Presentations

2:15pm – 3pm: Talk 6 – “Virtual Reality Surgical Training”, Mr. Tony Gallagher (Guest Speaker)

 

Parallel Workshops

  1 2 3
15:00 – 15:25 Orthopaedics workshop Suturing Practice Laparoscopy Practice
15:25 – 15:50 Laparoscopy Practice Orthopaedics workshop Suturing Practice
15:50 – 16:15 Suturing Practice Laparoscopy Practice Orthopaedics workshop

 

4:15pm – 4:30pm: Prize Giving and Photos