Course Format

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Didactic lectures:
Didactic lectures given by specialists in their field

Guest Lectures:
International guest lecturers in cardiac and thoracic surgery

Interactive Seminars:
Small group interactive seminars covering a range of practical topics

Panel Discussions and Debates:
Themed panel discussions and debates on contentious issues in cardiothoracic practice

Topical Surgical Scenarios:
Management decisions and surgical strategies for complex scenarios in the realms of cardiothoracic surgery

Wet Lab Demonstrations:
Demonstration of reconstructive procedures covered within the course

BRC Manual:
The course manual outlines the presentations and contains relevant references for further reading

Topics will include:

Thursday 19th September
Thoracic Oncology
Coronary Artery Disease
Wet Lab Demonstrations
Friday 20th September
Sub-Specialist Thoracic Practice I
Sub-Specialist Thoracic Practice II
Aortic Valve Disease
Saturday 21st September
Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Mitral ValveĀ and Tricuspid Valve Disease