Hernia A to Z

Fundamentals

LEARN FROM TOP SURGEONS AROUND THE WORLD

Welcome To The Cutting Edge Of Surgeon Training For Hernia Repair

We have collaborated with global faculty to share best practices in the field of hernia management and repair using an online learning management system which you can access from the convenience of your home or office.

Course Details

  • Eight sessions presented over four months
  • Two live interactive question and answer sessions
  • Two live case demonstrations during which participants view surgeries performed from the faculty surgeon’s operating room

2022 Fundamentals Hernia Curriculum

Topics will include

April 1 Applied anatomy of the groin and abdominal wall
April 15 Mesh and other products for abdominal wall surgery
April 29 International guidelines and classifications of inguinal hernias
May 13 Inguinal Hernia Repair Techniques: Open & MIS
May 27 Optimal surgical techniques to minimize hernia occurrence
June 10 Ventral Hernia: Classification, Indications, and Pre-optimization
June 24 Ventral Hernia Repair Techniques: Open & MIS
July 8 Avoiding intraoperative and postoperative complications in hernia surgery

LIVE Surgery Broadcasts

May 23 MIS Inguinal Hernia Repairs
July 13 MIS Ventral Hernia Repairs

Participant Involvement

Questions will be answered by the faculty during LIVE interactive question and answer broadcasts.

May 17 Inguinal Q&A
July 12 Ventral Q&A

Fundamentals Hernia Curriculum

Topics will include

April 1 Applied anatomy of the groin and abdominal wall
April 15 Mesh and other products for abdominal wall surgery
April 29 International guidelines and classifications of inguinal hernias
May 13 Inguinal Hernia Repair Techniques: Open & MIS
May 27 Optimal surgical techniques to minimize hernia occurrence
June 10 Ventral Hernia: Classification, Indications, and Pre-optimization
June 24 Ventral Hernia Repair Techniques: Open & MIS
July 8 Avoiding intraoperative and postoperative complications in hernia surgery

LIVE Surgery Broadcasts

May 23 MIS Inguinal Hernia Repairs
July 13 MIS Ventral Hernia Repairs

Participant Involvement

Questions will be answered by the faculty during LIVE interactive question and answer broadcasts.

May 17 Inguinal Q&A
July 12 Ventral Q&A

Steps to Complete Each Session

Sign up for the course in your preferred language
Follow the course outline with the dates letting you know when the next lesson starts
Complete each lesson and topic making sure to hit “Complete Assignment” on the bottom after you are done
Return for the live discussion to receive credit and your certificate

Your faculty

Flavia Malcher MD, MSc, FACS

  • Director, Center for Abdominal Core Health
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Eduardo Parra-Davila, MD, FACS, FASCRS

  • Medical Director for Minimally Invasive and Colorectal Surgery
  • Medical Director of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Good Samaritan Medical Center
  • Tenet Florida Physician Services
  • West Palm Beach, FL

Salvador Morales-Conde, MD

  • Chief of Innovation in Minimally Invasive Surgery of the University Hospital Virgen del Rocio
  • Head of the General and Digestive Surgery Unit of Hospital Quirónsalud Sagrado Corazón
  • Sevilla, Spain