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ACPS Cadaver Courses 2024 - New Dates TBC

May 2024 courses already held.

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This one-day course will provide an opportunity to review the anatomy of the foot ankle.  Linked to pathologic conditions commonly seen in practice and integrated with discussion and instruction on appropriate pharmacologic management including injectable to address these pathologies.

It is an interactive course involving informal presentations, discussion and hands on cadaveric dissection workshops, based in a small group environment.  The workshop is capped at a maximum of 12 participants and will involve demonstration and facilitation by Members of the ACPS and four surgical registrars.  The content of the workshop includes: 

  1. Guided and free dissection of the forefoot (including hallux), midfoot and rearfoot;
  2. Injection techniques of the foot and the ankle: an update on pharmacology related to injectables will also be provided.
  3. An update on nail and curettage procedures, including suturing techniques peri-ungually; and
  4. Case studies to enhance knowledge translation and enhancement of skills.
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Basic Surgical Skills Education & Training

The BSSET has been designed to provide a professional, accessible and supportive method of engaging health professionals in basic surgical skills training. Following the BSSET course, it is expected that graduates will be confident and proficient foot and ankle surgical assistants. In addition to its stand-alone merit, the course operates as one module within the Podiatric Surgical Training Program.

Fulfilling the course requirements will result in certification by the College of successful completion of the BSSET. 
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