Plymouth Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury Study Day

Category: Training - Training Days/Workshops

Date: July 14th 2017 9:30am until 4:00pm

Location: Postgraduate Medical Centre, Derriford Hospital, Derriford Plymouth PL6 8DH

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Sara Webb, Specialist Perineal Midwife, Birmingham

Gwyneth Eanor, Birth Trauma Association

Professor Robert Freeman, Consultant in Urogynaecology, Plymouth

Mr Chris Oppong, Consultant in Colorectal surgery, Plymouth


Morning session 10.00 – 13.00 hrs

Lectures on obstetric anal sphincter injury, its management and prevention.




Afternoon session 14.00 – 16.00 hrs

Hands-on workshop: an opportunity to practice the technique of anal sphincter repair using porcine anal sphincters.



Whole day                               Standard rate £40                    Trainees £20

Morning lectures only            Small contribution for refreshments



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