Colorectal Surgery Professional Education

 

Fellows in Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery

This course emphasizes the latest advances in minimally invasive colorectal surgery. Interactive sessions address patient selection, surgical techniques, and skills for managing potential complications. Hands-on labs, including a cadaver lab, will emphasize the safe and effective use of minimally invasive instrumentation such as HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler. There will also be discussions on surgical trends.

Young Colorectal Surgeon Course

This interactive course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the skills and techniques necessary to perform laparoscopic colon procedures, with the primary focus on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as ECHELON FLEX™ GST System, HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, and ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer. This unique program will provide participants with the opportunity to engage in interactive discussions, observe live procedures and practice their skills in a comprehensive hands-on cadaver lab experience. The program will focus on addressing criteria for patient selection, procedural indications and contraindications, instrumentation needs, procedural techniques and management of potential complications.

Optimizing Minimally Invasive Colectomy: An OR Team Approach

This course is designed for minimally invasive colorectal teams who want to expand their knowledge and skills of Ethicon Energy and Endo-mechanical products. Didactic portion will address patient selection, surgical techniques, and device technology utilized in these procedures.. Hands-on lab will provide the opportunity to practice minimally invasive skills and the safe and effective use of the HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler.

Anastomotic Leak: A Deep Dive Course

This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of anastomotic techniques and management of leaks with primary focus on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY® Curved Intraluminal Stapler, ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler, HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, and ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer. The program will cover causes, associated factors, and measures taken to minimize anastomotic leaks.

Minimally Invasive Colectomy Preceptorship with Lab

This interactive preceptorship covers the skills and techniques necessary to perform laparoscopic colon procedures, focusing on the safe and effective use of Ethicon products such as HARMONIC ACE®+ 7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis, ENSEAL® G2 Articulating Tissue Sealer, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler. This program also covers patient selection criteria, procedural indications and contraindications, techniques, and management of potential complications. Hands-on lab experiences provide opportunities to further develop skills to perform laparoscopic colectomy procedure.

Multispecialty Super Course

This course gives surgeons the opportunity to participate in various topics across three specialties, as participants choose sessions based on their interests. Attendees gain hands-on experience in an animate lab setting that teaches the science of tissue management in stapling and energy.