VIJAYAWADA: A two-day hands-on cadaveric workshop on ‘Pelvi-acetabular Basic Fracture Fixation’ and Continuing Medical Education (CME) will be organised jointly by The Department of Orthopaedics, Siddhartha Medical College (SMC) and Government General Hospital (GGH), Vijayawada, said Dr D Venkatesh, a doctor at SMC, here on Thursday.
Addressing the media, Dr Venkatesh said the two-day programme, which will be organised in co-operation with Department of Anatomy, SMC and AIIMS Mangalagiri, will be held on November 9 and 10 on the SMC premises.
“The workshop will train the participants in handling bone models and cadavers. Eminent trauma surgeons from across the country have been invited as faculty. Post Graduate students from Telangana and all 13 districts of AP will participate in the workshop and CEM,” said Dr Venkatesh.
Around 150 doctors have got themselves registered for the programme and this kind of workshop is being organised for the first time in State, he added.