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JCU Events Surgical Anatomy Upskilling - Abdomen Workshop

JCU Events

Sat, 21 May 2022

Surgical Anatomy Upskilling - Abdomen Workshop

When: 21 May 2022, 8am -- 5pm

Where: JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas

The day will consist of 4 cadaver laboratory sessions interspersed with clinically relevant anatomical lectures. Lecture topics will include:

  • Anterior abdominal wall and inguinal region
  • Posterior abdominal wall and retroperitoneum
  • Development and gross anatomy of the digestive system
  • Development and gross anatomy of the urinary system

Learning Outcomes

Participants will engage in directed learning activities that will:

  • Allow the application of advanced anatomical knowledge to the structural identification of the abdomen and gastrointestinal and urinary organs
  • Enable consolidation and synthesis of structural and functional anatomical knowledge of the abdomen.

Continuing Medical Education

  • An application for recognition as an approved continuing medical education (CME) activity by RACS (Royal Australasian College of Surgeons) is being prepared that will ensure the content of this workshop is relevant to the learning needs of clinicians.


  • Early bird ticket price: $1,000 (closes 21 April 2022); Full price $1,200.
  • Package price: Purchase both the Abdomen (Saturday 21 May 2022) and Pelvis (Saturday 20 August) workshops for the total price of $1,800. If you wish to have a package deal, please proceed with purchasing a full price ticket to the Abdomen workshop, and you will receive an email with a discount code to use when purchasing a ticket for the Pelvis workshop.

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