Surgeon Training

Our commitment to advancing the field of minimally invasive surgery includes best-in-class surgeon training programs.

In-person Surgeon Training Opportunities

We have the Advanced Techniques in Minimally Invasive Surgery for Children Training Course by Bolder Surgical

Other Bolder Surgical Sponsored In-Person Surgeon Training events:

  • IPEG Mastery Course
  • Pediatric Surgery Minimally Invasive Hi-Fidelity Simulation Course (APSA)
  • The Pediatric Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction Conference: Surgical, Clinical and Scientific Programs (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center)
  • A Workshop for the Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Problems in Children (Children’s Hospital Colorado)

Surgeon Training Video Library & Resources

Due to the circumstances of COVID-19 we moved the didactic portion of the surgeon training course to be VIRTUAL. The content was developed to be an educational resource for pediatric surgeons to review cases and minimally invasive surgery techniques.

Virtual Case Review and Discussion with Dr. Matias Bruzoni (Stanford Children’s Health, USA) & Dr. Steven Rothenberg (RMHC, USA)

Held on July 23rd, 2020

Content includes various procedures highlighting approaches and techniques with the 3mm vessel sealer in various pediatric procedures.

Agenda:

  • Mesenteric Cyst (Bruzoni)
  • Adrenalectomy (Bruzoni)
  • Jejunal Atresia with Apple Peel Defect (Rothenberg)
  • Pull Through for HD (Rothenberg)
  • TEF (Bruzoni)
  • Esophageal Atresia (Bruzoni)
  • Bronchogenic Cyst (Rothenberg)

Virtual Case Review and Discussion with Dr. Arnaud Bonnard (Paris University, France)

Held on May 15th, 2020

Content includes various procedures highlighting MIS approaches in infants.

Agenda:

  • Review of Mechanical Anastomosis with a 5mm Stapler (Rothenberg)
  • Thoracic Case Review – Right Lower Lobectomy
  • Duodenal Atresia (Bonnard)
  • Jejunal Atresia (Bonnard)
  • Thoracic, Bronchogenic Cyst (Bonnard)
  • Discussion (All)

Pediatric Urology Case Review led by Dr. Philipp Szavay (Lucerne Children’s Hospital, Switzerland)

From Virtual Case Review & Discussion – Held on April 23, 2020

Content includes:

  • Lower Pole Heminephrectomy & Ureteropyelostomy

Virtual Case Review and Discussion with Philipp Szavay (Lucerne Children’s Hospital, Switzerland) & Steven Rothenberg (Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, USA)

Held on April 23rd, 2020

Content includes:

  • Introduction
  • Thoracic Case Review – Right Lower Lobectomy
  • Bowel Case Review – Pull Through for Hirschsprung’s Disease, Pull Through for Imperforate Anus
  • Urology Case Review – Lower Pole Heminephrectomy, Ureteropyelostomy
  • Discussion

Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques — Virtual Case Review and Discussion

Held on April 7th, 2020

Content includes:

  • Introduction
  • Thoracic Case Review – Right Lower Lobectomy, Left Lower Lobectomy, Right Upper Lobectomy, Left Upper Lobectomy
  • TEF Case Review
  • Small Bowel Case Review – Pull Through for Hirschsprung’s Disease, Pull Through for Imperforate Anus, Ileal Atresia – Extracorporeal Stapled Anastomosis Technique, Intestinal Duplication Cyst – Resection and Intracorporeal Stapled Anastomosis Technique

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