The Emergencies in Head & Neck Surgery Simulation Course

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The Emergencies in Head & Neck Surgery Simulation Course

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8 December 2017
3 candidate and 3 observer places remaining

 

This specialist course seeks to improve patient safety through immersive simulation and training on human factors issues.

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COURSE DESIGN

The Ninth Emergencies in Head and Neck Surgery Simulation Course (8 December 2017). This one-day course features immersive simulations in a dedicated facility. Simulations are accompanied by seminars and group feedback. The focus of this course is on patient safety during ENT emergencies, rather than operative technique or clinical knowledge (though some technical aspects will be covered). Topics include: avoidable error; communication techniques during emergencies; good leadership and good followership. 

Immersive simulations centre on one or two attendees, who act in their current capacity (ie CT2 as CT2). You will be placed in important ENT emergency situations, some of which will only occur once or twice in a career. There will be professional facilitators playing the roles of other members of the healthcare team. There is training and feedback after each simulation session.

This course has previously counted as an ENT 'craft' course at ST3 national selection and at ARCP in some regions.

Local (HEENW) core surgical trainees: please email editor@entsho.com to enquire, rather than registering through the website.

 

CANDIDATES

Aimed at Core Surgical Trainees and ST3 to ST8 doctors/Fellows in ENT. 

The course is limited to 8 candidates and 4 observers.

 

FEE

£230 per candidate; £195 early bird fee 

£50 per observer; £45 early bird fee 

The fee reflects the costs of having exclusive use of the simulation suite and six to ten facilitators. Refreshments and lunch included.

NOTE: For this course, entsho.com and ExcellENT are acting as agents to process registrations and fees on behalf of the course directors based at the ENT Department, Aintree University Hospital. 

Refund & Cancellation Policy: Until 1200 on 10 November 2017, attendees may cancel for a refund, less a 20% administration cost. There is no option to defer, since courses open to non-local trainees only occur annually.  

After 1200 on 10 November 2017, no refunds are available unless the attendee can arrange for a replacement paying the same fee. These rules allow us to provide viable courses with high tutor-attendee ratios at a reasonable cost. 

If we are forced to cancel the course either because of low uptake or because of circumstances beyond our control, we will contact attendees at the earliest possible time (usually at least four weeks before the course). If we are forced to cancel a course, attendees will be given a full refund but we are not liable for other costs they may have incurred.

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DATE AND VENUE

Friday 8 December 2017
Centre for Simulation and Patient Safety, Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool

 

COURSE DIRECTORS

Mr Andrew Kinshuck, Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, UCH
Mr Sankalap Tandon, Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, Aintree
Mr Jeffrey Lancaster, Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, Aintree