5th TORONTO INTERNATIONAL PEDIATRIC OPEN AIRWAY SURGERY WORKSHOP

Target Audience:

Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Residents, Fellows and Faculty
Anesthesia Residents, Fellows and Faculty

This live animal workshop allows participants to learn open airway surgical procedures, including:

  • Tracheotomy
  • Harvest of rib and thyroid ala cartilage
  • Anterior and posterior laryngotracheoplasty
  • Stent placement
  • Cricotracheal resection
  • Slide tracheoplasty

One-to-one teaching from local and international faculty with years of open airway experience promises to make this a fantastic learning opportunity.

  • Internationally recognized faculty
  • Experienced instructors with plenty of patience
  • High teacher-to-student ratio
  • Toronto is easily accessible from all parts of the world

NOTE: Each participant will receive a copy of our Airway Reconstruction Surgical Dissection Manual (Plural Publishing, San Diego, CA) for review prior to the workshop. The manual will be sent to the mailing address specified during registration.

This year’s workshop will be held on October 19, 2018.

See the Workshop Agenda.

This continuing education event is held under the auspices of Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and the Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery at the Hospital for Sick Children.

Accreditation:

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto.

The American Medical Association – AMA PRA Category 1. Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and The American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

European Union for Medical Specialists (EUMS) ECMEC. Live educational activities occurring in Canada and recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®.

2018 – Guest of Honour Andy Inglis

2017 – Guest of Honour Pr. Philippe Monnier

2016 – Guest of Honour Robin T. Cotton

2015 – Guest of Honour Michael J. Rutter

2014 – Guests of Honour Jacob Friedberg, William Crysdale & John Manoukian

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