The objective of this unit of study is for participants to develop greater understanding of the operative anatomy, pathophysiology and treatment options for complex hepatobiliary and pancreatic diseases by laparoscopic or open means. This unit of study will introduce participants to key areas of operative anatomy, pathology, imaging and surgical techniques at an advanced level. By the end of the course, participants will have developed the ability to critically appraise contemporary hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgical practice.
Online with one day face to face workshop.
Mix of online discussions, best answer quizzes, short answer questions and essays along with assessment of technical skills.
Readings include papers from the scientific literature and selected textbook chapters.