Gurgaon Obstetrics and Gynae society organised the annual conference of Indian menopausal society and showed keen interest in robotic surgery live workshop. They wanted to observe how the robot works, docking of the robot and the surgery of hysterectomy and sentinel node mapping when possible. They also wished to understand how robotic surgery is different from laparoscopic. Dr Rama Joshi, Director, Gyanea-Oncology & Robotic Surgery conducted this workshop at Lemon Tree hotel in Gurgaon. Around 350 delegates attended the conference from all over the country.. International faculty from Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh and United States participated as well.
Robotic Head-Neck Surgery Masterclass-2018: Department of Head-Neck and Thoracic Surgical Oncology, FMRI Gurgaon conducted the Robotic Head-Neck Surgery Masterclass – 2018 on 26th February, 2018 at FMRI Gurgaon. Under the mentorship of Dr. Surender Dabas, Director, Department of Head-Neck and Thoracic Surgical Oncology. 22 dedicated Head-Neck surgeons from North India attended and benefited from the programme. The program included live robotic surgery (Trans-oral Robotic Surgery); Interaction with the expert on the finer nuances of robotic surgery and live hands on training on the Si Da Vinci Surgical system. The programme was highly appreciated by all the delegates.
Dr Aniruddha Dayama’s poster on Autologous Stem Cell Transplant in Adult Multiple Sclerosis Patients: A Pilot Study from North India that was submitted for the 2018 BMT Tandem Meetings, was selected for Poster Presentation at salt lake city Utah on Feb 21, 2018.