Applied Medical offers MIS educational training programs for General, Bariatric,
Colorectal, Urologic, and Gynecologic surgeons. Course curricula are developed in
partnership with leading surgeons in each specialty, enabling training on the latest
advancements in minimally invasive techniques.
GELPOINT SINGLE SITE AND GELPORT HALS WORKSHOPS
Each Applied minimally invasive training workshop offers a comprehensive didactic
session followed by a cadaveric or animate tissue session. Our 2013 calendar focuses
on single site and hand access techniques for the General, Bariatric, Colorectal,
Urologic and Gynecologic surgeon.
Applied Medical’s simulation workshops are designed for residents who are interested
in enhancing their skill sets and attaining hands-on experience in a high fidelity
simulation platform. On-site simulation workshops focus on hand access and single
site approaches, with the ability to measure skills attainment levels using scientifically
validated metrics including length of time and economy of movement. Immediate analysis,
along with a graphical playback, ensures a sophisticated and educational training
Applied also offers a unique laparoscopic trainer for residents and advanced surgeons
wanting to practice new access approaches, Principles of Laparoscopic Surgery (PLS)
and single site laparoscopic skill sets.
Applied Medical hosts symposia with leading surgeons and healthcare professionals
to discuss new surgical techniques and hot topics that can result in significantly
improved patient outcomes and reduced costs. Attendees gain insight on clinically
proven practices through a didactic session which is often times followed
by a hands-on workshop. Applied has sponsored symposia at various congresses such
as American College of Surgeons, Association for Professionals in Infection Control
and Epidemiology, Inc., American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Surgical
Infection Society and the Tripartite Colorectal Meeting.