About

 

PRESENTATIONS:

INVITED SPEAKER

April 2011

MSD EEMEA SURGICAL INFECTIONS, SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM ATHENS 2011
Athens Greece, Invited lecturer for 150 Surgeons from Russia, Turkey and the Middle East

2001

Invited lecturer at the Annual Surgical Society of the Phillipines.
Surgical Infections and Prophylactic Antibiotics

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

April 2011

MSD EEMEA SURGICAL INFECTIONS, SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM ATHENS 2011
Athens Greece, Invited lecturer for 150 Surgeons from Russia, Turkey and the Middle East

October 2010

IRCAD, Strasbourg, France, Laparoscopic Course

April 2010

ECCMID 20th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Vienna Austria

December 2009

Controversies, Problems and techniques in Surgery. Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York USA

October 2009

Hepato – Pancreatico – Biliary Association of South Africa meeting, JHB SA

September 2009

ICAAC: Interscience Conference in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, San Francisco, USA

April 2009

SAGES, USA – Scientific Sessions and Post Graduate Courses, Hernia Post Graduate course, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Postgraduate Course: Clinical Outcomes. Phoenix, Arizona, USA

December 2008

Controversies, Problems and Techniques in Surgery. Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA

June 2008

Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, IRCAD, University of Strasbourg, France

February 2008

Roundtable Discussions on ICU related topics and infections

November 2007

Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery – Strasbourg, France

April 2007

SAGES – USA: Scientific Meeting and post-graduate courses in MIS + Cancer, Digital Age. Colorectal Surgery – Las Vegas, USA

March/Apr 2006

ECCMID European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,Nice, France

April 2006

Sages Meeting plus laparoscopic colon post-graduate course, Dallas, Texas

April 2005

SAGES Hands-on course laparoscopic colon surgery, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Society for American Gastro-intestinal & endoscopic surgeons scientific meeting

June 2004

Locum at colo-rectal unit in Kent for two weeks

March 2003

SAGES (USA) (Society of American Gastro-Intestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons) in Los Angeles.
Postgraduate course: Laparoscopic hernia PG-course
Re-operative PG-course

2002 Sept

Controversies in surgery at Department of Surgery, University of Pretoria,South Africa.

 

WORKSHOPS:

SURGICAL INSTRUCTOR

 

Worcester, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, Hermanus and Cape Town.
Darrent Valley, Kent, UK

 

PARTICIPANT

 

  • Oncology – laparoscopy in the management of malignancy: how much is too little?
  • Treatment of Barrett’s esophagus: current concepts.
  • Motility course: Esophageal function testing – What the GI surgeon needs to know.
  • Training fellow surgeons in the use of laparoscopic work and equipment.
  • Laparoscopic Common bile duct surgery. (San Antonio, USA)
  • Laparoscopic colo-rectal surgery. (Fort Lauderdale, USA. )
  • Laparoscopic Colo rectal Surgery ( 2009,2010,Strasbourg, France)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Post Graduate Course (2009 Phoenix, Arizona, USA)
  • Denver USA: pH manometry impedance at Sandhill Scientific with Prof. Donald Castell .

Full course: 4 days.
Post Graduate Course in Laparoscopic Hernias (2003) LA, USA
Re-operative Laparoscopic Surgery(2003) LA, USA