Leeds Neuroanatomy Courses

Neuroanatomy Operative Approaches Part I (One)

A two day cadaveric dissection course aimed at Neurosurgical trainees in the early years of their training i.e ST 3- ST 5 (UK). This course is designed to give trainees the opportunity to understand the anatomy of commonly used cranial operative approaches (one cadaver per two delegates) under the supervision of Consultant Neurosurgeons.
 
The course is spread over two days. The first day covers approaches to the supra-tentorial compartment followed by approaches to the posterior fossa on the second day. The cost of the course is £600. (Cheques made payable to Leeds Neuroanatomy Course)
 

This course will be run in September  2017, the timetable is as follows:-

Day 1

08.00 to 08.30 - Registration & Coffee

08.30 to 09.00 - Pterional craniotomy

09.00 to 11.00 - Dissection

11.00 to 11.15 - Coffee

11.15 to 11.45 - Midline inter-hemispheric approach

11.45 to 13.30 - Dissection

13.30 to 14.30 - Lunch

14.30 to 15.00 - Anterior frontal approach

15.00 to 17.00 - Dissection

Day 2

08.00 to 08.30 - Registration & Coffee

08.30 to 09.00 - Sub-temporal approach

09.00 to 11.00 - Dissection

11.00 to 11.15 - Coffee

11.15 to 11.45 - Retro-sigmoid approach

11.45 to 13.30 - Disssection

13.30 to 14.30 - Lunch

14.30 to 15.00 - Midline posterior fossa approach

15.00 to 17.00 - Dissection

Future dates for this course will be published when arranged. Please check the website or contact us for further information.