Surgical cadaver demo and hands-on workshop on Head & Neck surgery at ASTRA Cadaver Lab, Shri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute were organized by the Department of General Surgery on 20th and 21st March 2019.
Total no. of delegates was restricted to 14 to ensure adequate hands-on exposure. Among the 14 delegates who registered were 11 departmental Postgraduates and 3 Assistant Professors from outside institutes.
Prof. Jegadish Chandra Bose, MCh., Surgical Oncologist, SRMC and Dr. Sujay Susikar, MCh., Surgical Oncologist, Arignar Anna Cancer Hospital, Kanchipuram attended the workshop as an expert external faculty. They demonstrated Parotidectomy, Submandibular gland excision, Thyroidectomy, Hemi glossectomy, Hemi mandibulectomy, MRND and PMMC flap cover. They were assisted by the delegates on rotation. The next day, all delegates were given hands-on dissection from 8.30 AM to 4.30 PM.
Inaugural and Valedictory functions were conducted as per schedule.