Cytoreductive Surgery For Ovarian Cancer Course

New Dates for 2019 announced soon

Unique hands on experience to learn and practise radical surgery for ovarian and other gynaecological cancers with leaders in the field

West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, Coventry, UK

Course Director: C.William Helm, UK

*This widely acclaimed course is now in its 10th year*

About The Course


This widely acclaimed course instructs gynaecological oncologists and fellows in the techniques required for resection of ovarian and other gynaecologic cancers involving the bowel and upper abdominal organs


To understand the surgical anatomy of upper abdominal and gastro-intestinal organs To become skilled in surgical procedures for performance of radical resection of ovarian malignancies metastatic to the abdomen, bowel and pelvis
To identify methods to avoid and treat complications of these procedures.


  • Resection of cardiophrenic lymph nodes
  • Diaphragm stripping, resection, repair
  • Liver mobilisation and tumor resection
  • Dissection of porta hepatis, lesser sac and celiac trunk
  • Splenectomy and distal pancreatectomy
  • Bowel resection and anastomosis
  • Bowel bypass and stoma procedures
  • Radical oophorectomy with en bloc resection of rectosigmoid
  • Peritonectomy procedures


  • Intensive two-day course
  • World-renowned Faculty
  • High faculty-to-participant ratio
  • Number of attendees strictly limited to 28
  • Interactive classroom and cadaver instruction with video
  • Course dinner, breakfasts, lunches and all refreshments included
  • Course certificate

Course Programme

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Download the Course Directors Welcome Letter

Meet Our International Faculty

Course Director:

C.William Helm, UK

Gynecologic Oncology:

Dennis Chi, USA

William Cliby, USA

Asima Mukhopadhyay, India

Surgical Oncology:

Pompiliu Piso, Germany

Jules Veerapong, USA

United Kingdom Faculty:

Khadra Galaal, UK

Sophia Julian, UK


The Course has an arrangement with Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Coventry,
(Paradise Way, Walsgrave Triangle, Coventry, Warwickshire CV2 2ST) to hold a block of rooms for the course nights including breakfast, use of leisure facilities, parking and VAT.

Please ensure you add special rate/code: ASURG

Hotel direct telephone bookings (44) 02476 603000 and quoting promotion/offer code: ASURG

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