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The Core Skills: ENT Sinus Surgery Workshop will provide ENT trainees with an understanding of historical and contemporary surgical techniques, the immediate anatomy of the structures operated on and adjacent structures which may be involved in the event of other co-morbidities or complications.

RACS Surgical Trainees in ENT, Registrars, Fellows, Junior Consultants, Limited Observer positions are available.

This workshop is immediately followed by the Core Skills: Facial Plastic Surgery workshop on 11 November. Participants are welcome to register for both workshops.

Friday, 10 November 2017

This cadaveric workshop aims to improve surgical safety, operative confidence and operative efficiency in a way that cannot be provided by routine surgical supervision or by other simulated environments.

The sessions are fully interactive with an emphasis placed on knowledgeable faculty who provide superior training and immediate feedback in a practical and controlled workshop environment.  Limited Observer positions are available.

Workshop Content
The workshop will focus on the following cadaveric procedures:
• Endoscopic septoplasty, antrostomy
• Ethmoidectomy sphenoid surgery
• Frontal recess surgery
• Sphenopalatine artery ligation, Vidian neurectomy
• CSF repair
• Orbital/Optic nerve decompression
• Extended endoscopic approaches to the skull base
• Frontal drill out, pituitary surgery.

Workshop Inclusions
• Fresh frozen human cadaveric dissection
• Didactic sessions
• All meals and refreshments
• Places limited to 12  to maximise practical learning time


The University of Western Australia, Entrance No.2 Hackett Drive, Crawley
Perth, Western Australia


Non-WA Participants: $980
WA Participants:         $820
Observers:                  $150


CTEC Terms & Conditions
Workshop content, date and convenors may be subject to change or cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances.

Mr Tim Cooney


This educational activity will be submitted for accreditation in the RACS CPD Program.


Click on the Download Event Outline link below to view and download the workshop flyer.



Core Skills: ENT Sinus Surgery

10 November 2017 to 10 November 2017

Perth, Western Australia

Contact Name
John Linehan, Senior Course Coordinator

Contact Phone
+61 8 6488 8049

Contact Email

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