NDA executive member Dr Kamal Aryal- consultant Colorectal Surgeon along with Mr Mike Lavelle-Jones-Vice president of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Mr Jeremy Ward- consultant upper GI surgeon, Mr Shyam Matenhelia- consultant urologist successfully conducted second Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh endorsed laparoscopic surgery course organised by Dhulikhel Hospital and Health Exchange Nepal (HeXN) UK from 7 to 9 November 2014.
There were 18 participants from all over the country including Chitwan and Birgunj. The participants rated the course very highly. All learning objectives were met.
The course included first day of interactive lectures and introduction to simulator. On the second and third day the delegates practised in the simulators donated by HeXN and iSurgicals, participated in live operating in the theatres and took up the MCQs. The programme was completed with closing ceremony with musical band and distribution of the certificates byVice Chancellor of Kathmandu University Prof Ram Kantha Makaju.