Kidney Surgery and Transplant Workshop

Pre-symposium Workshop

Kidney Surgery and Transplant Workshop

The Kidney Surgery and Transplant Workshop will facilitate the training of minimally invasive laparoscopic upper tract surgery, open kidney transplant, hypothermic kidney perfusion pumping and laparoscopic simulation training. This training will involve surgery of live porcine model and practice with laparoscopic simulation models.

Kidney Surgery and Transplant Workshop
Date Thursday, 29 September 2022
Time 9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue Khoo Teck Puat Advanced Surgery Training Centre (ASTC)
National University Hospital
Kent Ridge Wing Level 2
5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074
Objectives
  • Practice the transplant vascular anastomosis
  • Learning the suturing and anastomosis to the big vessels
Who should attend?
  • Urology / Surgical residents and fellows
  • Medical / Nursing trainees with an interest in organ transplantation
  • Operating Theatre Nurses/ transplant coordinators / allied healthcare professionals involved kidney transplantation
Facilitators
  • A/Prof Tiong Ho Yee
  • Dr Benjamin Goh
  • Dr Valerie Gan
  • Dr Vijayan Manogran

Registration Cost

Registration Type Per Ticket Cost (excluding GST)
  Early Bird* Standard Rate
Individual In groups of 5 and above
Kidney Surgery and Transplant Workshop $550.00 $650.00 $500.00
*Early bird rates end on 9 September 2022, Friday
**Registration fees are non-refundable

Programme

Time Session
8.30am to 9.00am Registration
9.00am to 10.00am Introduction and Safety Briefing
A/Prof Tiong Ho Yee
National University Hospital, Singapore

Kidney Transplantation in Malaysia before and after COVID-19
Dr Vijayan Manogran
Prince Court Medical Court, Malaysia

Kidney Transplant – Operative Tips and Tricks
Dr Vijayan Manogran
Prince Court Medical Court, Malaysia

10.00am to 12.00pm

Stations 1 to 3: Live Porcine Simulation Models

  • Laparoscopic renal dissection – Hilar dissection for donor nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic ureter / ureter repair
  • Laparoscopic re-implantation of ureter
  • Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy / donor Nephrectomy

Station 4: Laparoscopic Simulation Model for Partial Nephrectomy – Evaluation

Station 5: Laparoscopic Training with E-BLUS Training Models

12.00pm to 2.00pm Changeover and porcine turnover / Lunch
2.00pm to 5.00pm

Stations 1 to 3

  • Dissection of aorta / cava
  • Autotransplantation of porcine kidney

Station 3 (Optional)

  • Laparoscopic dissection of aorta / cava
  • Laparoscopic autotransplantation of porcine kidney

Station 4: Laparoscopic Simulation Model for Partial Nephrectomy – Evaluation

Station 5: Laparoscopic Training with E-BLUS Training Models

*The programme may be revised without prior notice.