Aesthetic Facial Surgery Exercises by Cadaver Dissection

Event Location
Dundee Institute for Healthcare Simulation, University of Dundee Surgical Skills Centre, Level 5, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, DD1 9SY, United Kingdom

Event Dates
11 Nov 2020 - 11 Nov 2020

Event Website

Event Cost
£190 for Scottish trainees / £375 for others


This one-day course held in the DIHS, provides a competency based approach to Aesthetic Facial Surgery.

Course faculty range from Consultant Plastic Surgeons, Maxillo-facial Surgeons and ENT Surgeons.

A series of structured exercises have been devised so trainees can complete a variety of facial soft tissue surgery simulations based on the more common aesthetic procedures encountered. Opportunity for individual cadaver based dissection in the following will be covered:

Educational aims
Gain understanding of and experience in:

Upper lid blepharoplasty
Lower lid blepharoplasty
Suture Techniques
Pinnaplasty Suture Techniques
Face lift
Brow lift

The course provides:
Instruction in the use of instrumentation
“Hands on” practical anatomical and surgical skills experience using cadavers
Evidence of skills training and competency
Pre-course material and an attendance certificate
6 CPD points awarded