Best Institute and Research Centre, AV HOSPITAL, Bangalore conducted its 2nd laparoscopic hernia training course of this year from June 21-23rd 2019.
AV Hospital is recognized as a center of excellence in Hernia Surgery by Hernia Society of India and Asia Pacific Hernia Society. This training course of 3 days was endorsed by Hernia Society of India. Dr. M. Ramesh, Medical was the Director and Dr. Ganesh Shenoy was the Program Coordinator of this course.
This was attended by 10 surgeons across India. This training course included live operative demonstration, Endotrainer sessions on different modules on BEST Endotrainers and Didactic sessions. Internationally renowned faculties were the part of Didactic sessions. These didactic sessions were transmitted through Zoom, a novel way of teleconferencing.
We feel this method of the teleconference through Zoom has to be used more often during training courses and conferences. Dr. Ajay Kriplani, Dr. Anil Sharma, Dr. Ramesh Agarwalla, Dr. Sandeep Dave, Dr. Deepraj Bhandarkar, Dr. Ramesh Punjani, Dr. Manish Baijal, Dr. Sarfaraz Baig and Dr. T. Sivakumar were the faculties for this course.